Resources

This page lists the reports and other materials released by the Land and Water Forum, as well as other relevant official documents.

Economics Workshop Presentations (23 and 24 June 2015)

Water governance - Doug Watt (pdf) (video)

How to manage the commons to get efficient outcomes - Geoff Simmons (pdf) (video)

Economics and rights - Suzi Kerr (pdf) (video)

Economics, Equity & Politics - Andrew Sweet (pdf) (video)

Identifying & measuring impacts using economics, natural capital, non-market benefits and ecosystem services - Suzie Greenhalgh (pdf) (video)

Estimating economic impacts - John Ballingall (pdf) (video)

Value Chains - Alistair Mowat (pdf) (video)

The Primary Sector - Adding value through maximising export returns - Paul Dalziel (pdf) (video)

CBA - decisive or incisive - John Yeabsley (pdf) (video)

Discount rates - Dieter Katz (pdf) (video)

Experiences in limit-setting and section 32 - Emma Moran and Blair Keenan (pdf) (video)

Local Govt experience with limits setting and section 32 analyses - Chris Parker (pdf) (video)

Playlist of all presentations:

Science to Policy Workshop Presentations (31 March and 1 April 2015)

National Compulsory Values, Objectives, Attributes and Variability - Ton Snelder & Ned Norton (pdf) (video)

Concepts around nutrient limitation in river & lake algae - Scott Larned, David Hamilton & Marc Schallenberg (pdf) 

Conundrums for setting limits - David Hamilton, John Quinn & Chris Daughney (pdf) (video)

Advances in mitigation science - Richard McDowell, Ross Monaghan & Chris Tanner (pdf) (video)

Urban Freshwater challenges and solutions - Dr Martin Neale (pdf) (video)

Soils and land in limit setting processes - Linda Lilburne, Sam Carrick and David Pairman (pdf) (video)

National Science Challenge - Our Land and Water  1 April (pdf) (video)

Tools enabling system thinking - Building knowledge networks and report cards - John Quinn, John Bright & Liz Wedderburn (pdf) (video) 

Tools for system thinking - Models and their uses - John Bright, Sandy Elliott & David Hamilton (pdf) (video)

Ruamahanga case study - Graham Sevicke-Jones & Alastair Smaill (pdf) (video)

Waikato case study - Justine Young and Katie Paul (pdf) (video)

Limit setting in Canterbury - Ken Taylor(pdf) (video)

Playlist of all presentations:

Submissions

Submission on the Proposed amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2011 from the Small Group of the Land and Water Forum

and Cover letter

Third Report of the Land and Water Forum (November 2012)

Third Report of the Land and Water Forum (pdf, 4 MB)

Press release (pdf, 72 KB)

Ministers' press release - on the Beehive website

Cabinet Papers

2012/13 Cabinet papers on Freshwater Reform - on the MfE website

Second Report of the Land and Water Forum (May 2012)

Second Report of the Land and Water Forum (pdf, 1.75 MB)

Press release (pdf, 202 KB)

Phase 2 (September 2011-November 2012)

Report to Ministers following regional engagement meetings (April 2011)

Report to Minister for the Environment and the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry - 5 April 2011 (pdf) 

Attachments:

Land and Water Forum: Summary of Points raised at Regional Engagements (pdf)

Land and Water Forum: Recommendations - Implementation (pdf)

Land and Water Forum: Note on Collaboration (pdf)

‘A Fresh Start for Freshwater’ Report (September 2010)

A Fresh Start for Freshwater (pdf)

Media Release (pdf)

Summary Report (Foreword, Executive Summary and Recommendations) (pdf) 

Phase 1 (2009-2010)

Bullet points from the first six roundtables - Colin James (pdf)

Cabinet Papers

The New Start for Fresh Water

Implementing the New Start for Fresh Water

Terms of Reference

Land and Water Forum Project - A Fresh Look at Fresh Water

Letter from the Ministers to LWF Chairman Alastair Bisley (pdf) 

Terms of reference for Land and Water Forum Phase One

Terms of reference for Land and Water Forum Phase Two (pdf)

Terms of reference for Land and Water Forum Phase Three (pdf)

Foundation documents

Letter from the Ministers to LWF Chairman Alastair Bisley (pdf) 

Letter from Minister Smith regarding NPS-FM

Letter from the Ministers to Chair Alastair Bisley - 23 February 2015

Terms of reference for Land and Water Forum Phase One

Terms of reference for Land and Water Forum Phase Two (pdf)

Terms of reference for Land and Water Forum Phase Three (pdf)

Protocols - Phase One

Protocols - Phase Two

Forum Chair’s speeches (and other general documents)

Speeches

Alastair Bisley's Speech to the Bluegreens, March 2013 (pdf) 

Alastair Bisley’s Speech at the Launch of the Final Report - 22 September 2010 (pdf) 

Alastair Bisley’s Speech at the EDS Conference, June 2010 (pdf)

Alastair Bisley’s Speech to the Bluegreens, October 2009 (pdf)

Updates from the Chair

Update from the Chair - 21 December 2011 (pdf)

Press releases

Land and Water Forum pleased at extended role - 15 September 2011 (pdf)

 

Forum News

Third Phase of the Land and Water Forum

1 April 2015

The Forum has been asked by Minister for the Environment Hon Dr Nick Smith and Minister for Primary Industries Hon Nathan Guy to assist the government with further development and delivery of water policy reform. 

Download the letter and the terms of reference for this third phase of work for 2015-2017.

 

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