Information management

NIWA maintains some of New Zealand’s most important national databases for environmental information.

  • The National Climate Database

Contact Alan Porteous, alan.porteous@niwa.co.nz

  • The National Water Resources Archive

Contact Mike Bargh, mike.bargh@niwa.co.nz 

  • The National Water Quality Information System

Contact Rob Davies-Colley, rob.davies-colley@niwa.co.nz

Contact fwdba@niwa.co.nz

  • The National Freshwater Biodata Information System 

The National Invertebrate Collection and Database 

Contact Kareen Schnabel, kareen.schnabel@niwa.co.nz

 

 

This section will soon be expanded to include detailed information on each of these services.

Josh Smith and Erica Williams sampling the Utakura River with a backpack electric fishing machine. You can see what they caught in Williams et al. (2009) - Tuna population survey of Lake Ōmāpere and the Utakura River. Credit: Wakaiti Dalton