Mauri from mussels Mussel reefs once dominated the Hauraki Gulf. Bringing them back is key to improving its mauri, or life sustaining capacity. Find out more about why this project exists and why mussels are key.
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Situated 10 minutes drive along the waterfront from Auckland’s CBD is Ōkahu Bay. Looking out across the Waitematā to towards Rangitoto there was once a carpet of kūtai / mussels forming extensive reefs in the Rangitoto channel. Worki…Find out more
We acknowledge the Treaty rights of mana whenua across Tīkapa Moana / Te Moananui ā-Toi. All our projects are conducted in partnership and collaboration with iwi / hapū and the wider community.