The New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society (NZFSS) aims to establish effective liaison between all persons interested in any aspect of fresh and brackish water research in New Zealand, and to encourage and promote these interests.

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50 years of freshwater science

The New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society (NZFSS) celebrated its 50th birthday in Whakatū Nelson this week.  ‘Ka mua – ka muri: looking back, moving forward’ was the theme of the anniversary conference, which attracted more than 350 scientists, managers, policy makers and Māori resource practitioners.  Incoming president Kate McArthur said… Read More

2018 Newsletter now available

Find out what members of NZFSS have been up to over the past year. Find out which organism got the title of 2018 Critter of the Year, learn more about ngā mahi o te Rōpū Māori and how mātauranga Māori is shaping marine and freshwater futures. The newsletter contains a… Read More