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Mountains to sea : solving New Zealand's freshwater crisis / edited by Mike Joy.

Contributor(s): Joy, Mike, 1959- [editor.].
Series: Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand : Bridget Williams Books, 2018Description: 200 pages ; 19 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781988545431; 1988545439.Subject(s): Water -- Pollution -- New Zealand | Water quality management -- New Zealand | Tūkinotanga ā taiao | Kounga o te waiDDC classification: 363.73940993 LOC classification: TD322.5 | .M68 2018
Contents:
Introduction / Mike Joy -- Wai Māori / Tina Ngata -- Broad-scale contaminants on agricultural land / Nick D. Kim -- A New Zealand freshwater management -- a public health perspective / Vanessa Hammond -- One world, one health, one humanity -- Whenua, Rongoā, Tangata / Paul Tapsell and Alison Dewes -- The economics of water storage -- is it really a 'no brainer' / Peter Fraser -- The hidden cost of food production / Kyleisha Foote -- Are politics getting in the way of good freswater governance? / Catherine Knight -- Pāmu -- a new future of food /Steven Carden and Phil McKenzie -- Reimagining landscapes as socio and agro-ecosystems / Chris Perley.
Summary: "The state of New Zealand's freshwater has become an urgent public issue in recent years. From across the political spectrum, concern is growing about the pollution of New Zealand's rivers and streams. We all know they need fixing. But how do we do it?"--Publisher information.
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Includes bibliographical references.

Introduction / Mike Joy -- Wai Māori / Tina Ngata -- Broad-scale contaminants on agricultural land / Nick D. Kim -- A New Zealand freshwater management -- a public health perspective / Vanessa Hammond -- One world, one health, one humanity -- Whenua, Rongoā, Tangata / Paul Tapsell and Alison Dewes -- The economics of water storage -- is it really a 'no brainer' / Peter Fraser -- The hidden cost of food production / Kyleisha Foote -- Are politics getting in the way of good freswater governance? / Catherine Knight -- Pāmu -- a new future of food /Steven Carden and Phil McKenzie -- Reimagining landscapes as socio and agro-ecosystems / Chris Perley.

"The state of New Zealand's freshwater has become an urgent public issue in recent years. From across the political spectrum, concern is growing about the pollution of New Zealand's rivers and streams. We all know they need fixing. But how do we do it?"--Publisher information.

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