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We would like to thank the following people and organisations for their invaluable contribution to Our marine environment 2016 and Environmental Indicators Te taiao Aotearoa.

Data providers

Auckland Council, Bay of Plenty Regional Council, Department of Conservation, Environment Canterbury, Environment Southland, Gisborne District Council, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Hawke’s Bay Regional Council, Horizons Regional Council, Land Information New Zealand, Marlborough District Council, Ministry for Primary Industries, Ministry for the Environment, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei, NIWA, Northland Regional Council, Otago Regional Council, Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand, Statistics New Zealand, University of Canterbury, University of Otago, Waikato Regional Council.

Peer reviewers

We would like to thank the following people and organisations for reviewing drafts of this report.

Alison MacDiarmid – NIWA
Cliff Law – NIWA/University of Otago
Terry Lynch – Ministry for Primary Industries

Technical advisory group

The technical advisory group provided advice on potential measures and feedback on an earlier draft version of the report.

Barb Hayden – NIWA
Chris Cornelisen – Cawthron Institute
Debbie Freeman – Department of Conservation
Hilke Giles – Waikato Regional Council
Mary Livingston – Ministry for Primary Industries
Matt Pinkerton – NIWA
Nick Hallett – Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Vaughan Stagpoole – GNS Science