Dave Allen

Hook, line and sinker

For centuries we have harvested the sea for sustenance and profit, but we are beginning to understand the impact of fishing on seabirds and non-target fish species, and the cumulative effects on other parts of the ecosystem. How do we fish in a responsible way?

Virtual Reality / 360 Video - NZ 360

VR: Snapper

Snapper congregate in the shallows of Cape Rodney-Okakari Point Marine Reserve at an abundance and maturity that may closely reflect the original snapper populations of the Hauraki Gulf. There are three to four times the number of snapper inside the reserve as outside and up to ten times the number of crayfish.