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Witness summary from Dr Mike Joy

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Nutrient Cycling

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Good diagram of nitrogen cycling here, and also good information on Phosphorus cycle and  Carbon Cycle

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Earth’s water distribution

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Louis Schipper, David Hamilton and Dave Campbell discuss how the Earth’s water is distributed.
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Good clip to understand about importance and fragility of water cycle

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Tomorrow’s Farms Today | Headlands

Tomorrow’s Farms Today | Headlands | Ruataniwha Dam Project | Scoop.it
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Some really good information here on how to farm profitably and sustainably

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Ruataniwha Dam opposed by Forest & Bird | Forest and Bird

Ruataniwha Dam opposed by Forest & Bird | Forest and Bird | Ruataniwha Dam Project | Scoop.it
Forest & Bird is one of several groups fighting an irrigation scheme on Hawke’s Bay’s Ruataniwha Plains.
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Ruataniwha not viable, say Greens

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Greens call for the $230m Ruataniwha Dam project to be canned after two major investors withdraw.
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OHL Hawkins Engagement Story

OHL Hawkins is the preferred contractor for the next stage of the design and construction phase of the Ruataniwha Water Storage Project. This video highlight...
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NZ rivers will be 'like Yangtze'

NZ rivers will be 'like Yangtze' | Ruataniwha Dam Project | Scoop.it
Ecologist says the latest national water quality standards are a scam and warns against building the Waimea Community Dam.
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Well respected Massey University Ecologist Mike Joy being quoted using some highly emotive language

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Understanding Phosphorus and its Impact - YouTube

IISD Project Manager Vivek Voora explains the nature of phosphorus. It is essential to human life, he says, but when mismanaged, it can cause damage to aquat...
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Good clip to understand why Phosphorus is important, but careful because some of the mitigation strategies presented here are not particularly relevant to NZ dairy farming

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Final Ruataniwha dam decision in 3 months - Hawkes Bay Today - Hawke's Bay Today News

Final Ruataniwha dam decision in 3 months - Hawkes Bay Today - Hawke's Bay Today News | Ruataniwha Dam Project | Scoop.it
A final decision on whether to build the Ruataniwha dam and irrigation scheme is still at least three months away despite Hawke's Bay Regional Council yesterday voting 6-3 to invest - Hawke's Bay Today
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Ngāi Tahu pulls out of Ruataniwha Dam scheme

The controversial Ruataniwha Dam isn't looking good, after another investor pull-out. Ngai Tahu has followed Trustpower and walked away from the Hawke's Bay ...
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Supporters rally over Hawke's Bay's controversial Ruataniwha Dam

Up to 200 farmers and business people rallied on the Hawke's Bay Regional Council today in support of the controversial Ruataniwha Dam proposal. Local body e...
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