Mangere Catchment Group Meeting Agenda - 28 January 2015

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Meeting of the Mangere Catchment Group held at the Kokopu School, Kokopu Road, RD 9, Whāngārei on Wednesday, 28 Janaury 2015 commencing at 7pm.

ITEM

1. APOLOGIES

2. FEEDBACK FROM CATCHMENT MEMBER NETWORKS
Mangere catchment group members (10 mins)

3. ACTIONS SINCE LAST WORKSHOP
   1. Mangere's NZ River Award http://nzriverawards.org.nz/september-update/ (5 mins)
   2. Water use survey progress (5 mins)
   3. Time and day of meetings and workshops (can we start future meetings at 6.30pm?) (5 mins)

4. MAPPING WHAT WE'VE LEARNED ABOUT MANGERE CATCHMENT
Mangere catchment group members working in pairs, marking up maps of the catchment with their knowledge (20 mins)
Facilitation by Helen Moodie

5. MANGERE ROUND-UP PRESENTATION
Presentation on how far we've come, the importance of group member's involvement in and commitment to the process, adaptive management and concluding the year ahead with a catchment plan (20 mins)
Natalie Blandford

6. LINKING INDICATORS TO YOUR FRESHWATER VALUES
Whiteboard exercise as a plenary to identify the indicators (also known as attributes) we should measure to show progress. Discussion about which indicator states (expressed as a narrative rather than a value) would protect your values (45 mins)
Facilitation by Natalie and Helen

7. FIELD TRIP scheduled for 4 February 2015
Pukenui Forest – Gerry Brackenbury and NRC (5 mins)
    - Water quality and monitoring
    - Farm Water Quality Improvement Plans

8. ITEMS FOR NEXT AGENDA (5 mins)