Research reports: coming soon
Watch for these Auckland Council research reports. Coming soon! *Community* Creative sector 2017: industry snapshot for Auckland, TR2017/023 *Environment* Muriwai Beach to Te Henga (Bethells) 2016 grey-faced petrel and little penguin survey Probability of occurrence of acid sulphate soils in the Auckland region A review of research into the effects of shipping on air quality in Auckland: 2006-2016, TR2017/005 State of the environment: groundwater state and trends in the Auckland region The urban forest of Waitematā Local Board 2013, TR2017/006 *Housing* Exploitative landlord-tenant relationships in Auckland: an imbalance of power, discussion paper Marae and emergency accommodation: responses to Auckland’s renting crisis, discussion paper Renting in Auckland: a tenant, landlord and property manager perspective, discussion paper *Land use* Farm-scale land use capability classification for Auckland, TR2017/016 Matching farm production data to land use capability for Auckland, TR2017/020 Note: the reports are in review and final publishing checks with council manager approval. A listing here does not guarantee publication and delays are possible.
Families and whānau status report 2017
Superu, the Families Commission has published its latest report on families and whānau. The Families and Whānau Status Report 2017 looks at the pivotal role that families and whānau hold within our society. It''s the fifth in a series of annual reports which provide an essential background to any study, process or programme involving social services, and will aid better decision-making to improve the lives of New Zealand’s families, whānau and their communities.
Thames–Coromandel District Council and Hauraki District Council Mangrove Management Bill
Topics:Land use, Environment
A new local bill to manage mangroves. The bill was introduced to Parliament on 6 July and had its first reading on 9 August and referred to the Local Government and Environment Committee. Report due 7 February 2018.