Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Award

Ngunguru Primary School is a Finalist in the 2021 Environmental and Sustainability Education section of the Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Awards!! We’re sharing this because of the recognition Ocean Spirit got from their Environmental Education teacher, Heidi Kappely: “Kia ora Glenn and Janey, I wanted to share our wonderful news with you since your HauoraContinue reading “Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Award”

Ngunguru School and ‘their’ Reef

We are now into our 4th year with Yr 6 at Ngunguru School monitoring the health of the Red Rocks Reef in the Ngunguru Estuary using our Hauora Moana monitoring programme. Thank you for such a great opportunity to work with these kids and their inspiring teachers! Unfortunately the health of the reef leaves alotContinue reading “Ngunguru School and ‘their’ Reef”

Te Tai Tokerau Climate Change Action Week & Conference

We’re very excited to announce that Glenn is presenting at a local conference for action around climate change. As part of The Tai Tokerau Climate Change Project, the conference brings together individuals who are working in support of Papatuanuku’s ability to regulate her climate, and to mitigate human activities that directly contribute to climate chaos.Continue reading “Te Tai Tokerau Climate Change Action Week & Conference”

“The Ocean is Alive” 2 interviews …

1 Sentientist Conversations with Jamie Woodhouse : 2 Accidental Gods podcast with Manda Scott : The Ocean is Alive: Ocean-shaman Glenn Edney speaks of the living waters of the Earth “What if the Ocean were a living thing, in the way that the earth breathes as Gaia? The Maori say that if the Ocean isContinue reading ““The Ocean is Alive” 2 interviews …”

WAITANGI DAY, 6th February 2021

EcoSolutions once again gathered a team of dedicated and great fun volunteers to run their waste stations on the Waitangi Treaty Grounds for Waitangi Day 2021. It was a perfectly beautiful day of sunshine and heat with the waters of Te Moananui a Kiwa lapping their song to the tune of a sea breeze. TheContinue reading “WAITANGI DAY, 6th February 2021”

Ngunguru Gala Day – 27 December 2020

Ngunguru Gala kindly offered us a free stall at their annual gala, so we were able to display the rubbish collections from the SeaBin. There was a reasonable amount of interest and we even sold 2 books! Our SeaBin sorting team for 2020 has been awesome! The Interact Club at Huanui College, Glenbervie, is ourContinue reading “Ngunguru Gala Day – 27 December 2020”