Past Events

A list of all past events.

New Zealand Coastal Society Conference

20 November 2013 to 22 November 2013

NIWA is proud to be sponsoring the New Zealand Coastal Society's 21st Annual Conference in Hokitika:

The Coast: Rough Around the Edges

Rivers Group symposium

12 November 2013 to 13 November 2013

NIWA is sponsoring the 4th annual Rivers Group symposium.

Whatawhata Field Day

24 October 2013

Practices that can affect farm profits and the farm environment

"A hint of what you'll learn Catchment management has become a widely accepted approach for improving water quality. In 2001, a farm scale experiment was established at the Whatawhata Hill-Country Research Centre. This was to evaluate the effects of an integrated package of land management actions on economic performance, biodiversity and aquatic ecosystem health.

Climate change: IPCC Fifth Assessment Report Working Group 1

27 September 2013

Climate change: The IPCC Working Group 1 is due to release its Fifth Assessment Report on September 27. NIWA Chief Scientist Climate Dr David Wratt, who is a vice chair of Working Group 1, will be in Stockholm for the report's release. 

The New Zealand Climate Change Conference 2013

4 June 2013 to 5 June 2013

The New Zealand Climate Change Centre (NZCCC) is holding the New Zealand Climate Change Conference 2013 in Palmerston North on the 4th and 5th of June.

This conference brings together researchers from across New Zealand, showcasing the latest climate change research thinking and outputs. Including pysical science, adaption, mitigation and cross-cutting issues.

For more infomation see the NZCCC website

World Wetlands Day

3 February 2013
NIWA is taking part in 'World Wetlands Day' at Lake Serpentine in the Waikato.