LATEST ISSUE: 23rd February
Mangrove removal enters next phase
The next phase of mangrove removal under the Mangawhai Harbour Restoration Society’s (MHRS) 2013 Resource Consent begins in March with the planned removal of up to 15 hectares from the inner harbour.
The areas targeted for removal this year by the Society are:
* Insley St causeway, where approximately 1.7 hectares of mangroves are located.
* Black Swamp Road, 0.85 hectares of mangroves.
* “Mangrove Island” the sand island in the central harbour where approximately 12 hectares are located.......READ MORE