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Find out about people who are involved in river restoration. Connect with one or more of these experts in a live web conference — details below.

Ask an expert!

Enrol in this trip to book into a web conference so your ākonga can connect with Anna and Lewis and put their questions to them. 

1. Wednesday 12 May at 9:30am - Topic: Threats to river ecosystems and how these can be managed.
2. Thursday 13 May at 9:30am - Topic: How to monitor and restore an awa.

Meet Anna, a freshwater scientist

Anna Crowe is a freshwater scientist. Anna works with the Marlborough District Council as a freshwater educator and enviro schools facilitator.

Meet Lewis, an artist and carver

Lewis Smith is a Māori artist and Pakohe Kaiwhakairo (Argillite Carver) who lives in Blenheim. He is of Ngāti Kuia and Ngati Apa descent and works for the Ngāti Kuia Trust Te Taiao team.

Meet Tom, Kaiako at Nelson Central School

Tom is Kaiako at Nelson Central School.

Meet Debs, Regional Conservation Manager for Forest and Bird

Debs is Regional Conservation Manager for Forest and Bird.

Meet Ariana, local ākonga and conservationist

Ariana is a local ākonga and conservationist.