Waitangi Day Rubbish Ambassador

Another successful Waitangi Day as a rubbish ambassador with EcoSolutions! A dedicated team of volunteers guided the crowd into throwing their waste into these 3 bins – compost, recycling and rubbish. The compost bin was the winner! The majority of food and drink containers were compostable and will be turned into lovely soil by WaipapaContinue reading “Waitangi Day Rubbish Ambassador”

Tutukaka Twilight Markets

Tutukaka Twilight Markets has gifted the Trust a stall on the Tutukaka Green for their Saturday afternoon markets. Come and see what the SeaBin has collected; check out Glenn’s books for sale – The Ocean is Alive, Poor Knights Wonderland, Humpback Whales of the South West Pacific – we also have only 2 canvas printsContinue reading “Tutukaka Twilight Markets”

Hauora Moana at Reotahi Marine Reserve

Glenn was invited by Northland Regional Council (NRC) to present Ocean Spirit’s Hauora Moana Community Monitoring Initiative at the Motukaroro Reotahi Marine Reserve in Whangarei Harbour this week. It was a really beautiful day and the qualitative survey technique was very well received by the participants who included: North Tec’s Environmental Management Diploma and AppliedContinue reading “Hauora Moana at Reotahi Marine Reserve”

Tipaka Moana – The Hauraki Gulf Oceans Lab

“Nothing for Mother nature without Mother Nature.” Four days, 28 incredible people and a journey of spiritual enlightenment! Wow! We are very blessed to be a part of this incredible group on Rotoroa Island in the Hauraki Gulf. We shared our Hauora Moana Community Monitoring Initiative with the group – plunging into 17C water toContinue reading “Tipaka Moana – The Hauraki Gulf Oceans Lab”

World Whale Conference

  We were thrilled to be able to present at the 2019 World Whale Conference in Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia. Hosted by The World Cetacean Alliance and Fraser Coast Tourism, the conference brought together cetacean scientists, conservationists and whale tourism operators from all over the world to share their knowledge and passion for our cetaceanContinue reading “World Whale Conference”