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Waikato Catchment Ecological Enhancement Trust (WCEET)

Purpose Protection and enhancement of wetlands within the Waikato River catchment - high priority wetlands include:
  • The Waikato River delta.
  • The extensive complex of wetlands in the Meremere Ecological District. Lake Ohakuri, particularly wetland restoration in the Whirinaki Arm.
  • Protection and enhancement of small remnant wetlands in the upper Waikato River catchment.
  •  Large wetlands associated with the lower reaches of streams and rivers flowing into Lake Taupo.
  • Riparian fencing and planting. Maintainance or enhancement of ecological connectivity (e.g.fish passage).
  • More intensive and focussed control of ecologically significant plant and animal pests.
  •  Identification of key information deficiencies or requirements.
Value: Wide range of amounts
Closing date:  March 2016 ( exact closing date yet to be advised) 
Contact: Ph 0800 246 348 Email: enquiries@wceet.org.nz PO Box 4335 Hamilton