Weather delayed our 6-month monitoring of Ōkahu Bay, but results now out… Beginning to see some difference in survival of the kūtai on shell (S1..S3) 😀 vs, those on bare sediment (M1..M3) 😫. A few small 11-arm starfish moving in but the water was clearer this time.
Photogrammetry reveals Ōkahu Bay kūtai beds in stunning detail
You could be forgiven for thinking that the kūtai / green-lipped mussels have been hard at work clearing the murky waters of Ōkahu Bay.&nb...
23 May, 2022
Ōkahu Bay three month monitoring results
It's been 3-months since we deployed 60 tonnes of kūtai into Ōkahu Bay. Here's the results of the 3-month monitoring that we recently car...
8 March, 2022
60 tonnes of kūtai for Ōkahu Bay
Today we finish the job of depositing 60 tonnes of mussels / kūtai into Ōkahu Bay. Over the past two weeks our friends at NIML/Sanford ha...
30 November, 2021