Research Institutes

Cawthron Institute
Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research
National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research (NIWA)


Biological Sciences at the University of Canterbury
Biological Sciences at University of Waikato
Institute of Natural Resources - Ecology (Massey University)
Lincoln University
Zoology at the University of Otago
Lake Ecosystem Restoration New Zealand

Regional Councils

Northland Regional Council
Auckland Council
Environment Waikato
Environment Bay of Plenty
Taranaki Regional Council
Horizons Regional Council
Environment Canterbury
Otago Regional Council
Environment Southland


Department of Conservation
Ministry for the Environment
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry




National Wetland Trust
Irrigation New Zealand Inc.
New Zealand Landcare Trust
Fish and Game New Zealand

Other scientific organizations

New Zealand Hydrological Society
Rotorua Lakes Water Quality Society
Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment
Royal Society of New Zealand - Gateway to New Zealand Science
River Habitat Assessment Methods
NZ Fish Passage Advisory Group/ Fish Passage Management


NZ Journal Marine & Freshwater Research

International Societies

American Society for Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)
Australian Society for Limnology (ASL)
North American Benthological Society (NABS) 
North American Lake Management Society (NALMS)
International Society of Limnology (SIL)