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* [https://niwa.co.nz/fisheries Fisheries]: stock assessment, models, risk assessments
 
* [https://niwa.co.nz/fisheries Fisheries]: stock assessment, models, risk assessments
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==== Regional Councils ====
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* Taranaki Regional Council - [https://www.trc.govt.nz/environment/maps-and-data/regional-overview/ Environmental Data] with maps and data from weather stations with rainfall and temperature, available as site detail with graphs to select over periods from a week to a year.
  
 
==== Statistics New Zealand ====
 
==== Statistics New Zealand ====
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NZ Reporting Series, Environmental Indicators: [http://archive.stats.govt.nz/browse_for_stats/environment/environmental-reporting-series/environmental-indicators/Home/Atmosphere-and-climate.aspx Atmosphere and climate] Annual and seasonal rainfall, Annual glacier ice volumes, Carbon stocks in forests, El Niño Southern Oscillation, Extreme wind, Frost and warm days, National temperature time series (trend measurement), New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions, and much more.
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==== Tide forecasts ====
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[https://www.linz.govt.nz/sea/tides/tide-predictions LINZ tide predictions]. Download the predictions for th eyear ahead for the site nearest to you.
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[https://tides4fishing.com/nz Tides4Fishing:] Tide table and solunar charts for New Zealand. The site describes how tides are formed, currents and tides in rivers, and provides specific tables with the tidal coefficients for specific coastal sites. Download the year's table and plan your field trips.
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[https://www.tide-forecast.com/countries/New-Zealand NZ Tide Times]Maps of waves, wind and tides. Tide charts show the relative tide heights over the period of 9 days, with day and night as well as the current time with tidal status. A convenient chart shows the predicted tides for the next week, along with weather forecast, swell and direction.
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[https://www.tideschart.com/New-Zealand/ Tides Chart]: Simple graphics showing tides and weather forecast for many more local spots.
 
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Latest revision as of 01:25, 5 December 2019

Resources to find definitions, data and national agencies[edit | edit source]

Ministry for the Environment[edit | edit source]

Information on air, climate change, fresh water, marine, land, Resource Management Act and waste.

  • Introductory page
  • MfE data service gives you free online access to the environmental datasets we publish. This page has information about the service including who to attribute and how the data can be used.

NIWA (National Institute of Water and Atmosphere) Climate, Freshwater & Ocean Science[edit | edit source]

  • Atmosphere Services UV and Ozone, Greenhouse gases GFMT-2011, Air Quality
  • Coasts and Oceans Marine environments, Invertebrates, Ocean modelling, tide resources, biodiversity, identification guides and research projects.
  • Feature news - Our changing oceans The on-going rise of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) that is fuelling climate change is also driving significant changes in the waters off our coasts.
  • Fisheries: stock assessment, models, risk assessments

Regional Councils[edit | edit source]

  • Taranaki Regional Council - Environmental Data with maps and data from weather stations with rainfall and temperature, available as site detail with graphs to select over periods from a week to a year.

Statistics New Zealand[edit | edit source]

NZ Reporting Series, Environmental Indicators: Atmosphere and climate Annual and seasonal rainfall, Annual glacier ice volumes, Carbon stocks in forests, El Niño Southern Oscillation, Extreme wind, Frost and warm days, National temperature time series (trend measurement), New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions, and much more.

Tide forecasts[edit | edit source]

LINZ tide predictions. Download the predictions for th eyear ahead for the site nearest to you.

Tides4Fishing: Tide table and solunar charts for New Zealand. The site describes how tides are formed, currents and tides in rivers, and provides specific tables with the tidal coefficients for specific coastal sites. Download the year's table and plan your field trips.

NZ Tide TimesMaps of waves, wind and tides. Tide charts show the relative tide heights over the period of 9 days, with day and night as well as the current time with tidal status. A convenient chart shows the predicted tides for the next week, along with weather forecast, swell and direction.

Tides Chart: Simple graphics showing tides and weather forecast for many more local spots.

National Institute of Water and Atmosphere

National Institute of Water and Atmosphere