November 2016, Waves in Estuaries Presentation Malcolm Green gave a public talk on “Waves in Estuaries” at the offices of MetOcean Solutions, Raglan, on Friday November 11. The rise and fall of the tide is the most obvious physical feature ...
November 24, 2016streamlinemaster
September 2016 Waves and Sediment Flocculation In the shallow, largely intertidal estuaries that are typical of New Zealand, wind-lashed, whitecapped waves are important. For instance, they scour intertidal flats of mud that is eroded from the land and ...
September 24, 2016streamlinemaster
New paper on passive sampling devices (PSDs) –the future for contaminant monitoring? Measuring “total” contaminant concentrations doesn’t always tell us about the portion that is actually able to be taken up by an organism (bioavailable). It is this bioavailable portion that is potentially toxic. Contaminant concentrations in aquatic organisms ...
July 24, 2016streamlinemaster
Putting PRINCE2 into Practice Dr Ngaire Phillips recently gained certification as a PRINCE2 Practitioner. PRINCE2 (an acronym for PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a world-class international project management method. It is widely used internationally and is increasingly being adopted by government and private organisations throughout ...
June 24, 2016streamlinemaster