Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Andrew Fenemor

Andrew Fenemor
Position: Scientist & Programme Leader
Team: Soils & Landscapes
Location: Nelson
Private Bag 6
Nelson Mail Centre
Nelson 7042
Phone: +64 3 321 9973
Mob: 027 441 4080
Fax: +64 3 321 9998

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Research Interests

Research Interests

Andrew has over 35 years experience in hydrological research, water resource investigations and catchment management. Particular research interests are • water allocation and management, including alternative water governance methods nationally and locally • catchment-scale sustainability, including how to involve and motivate communities in integrated catchment management • hydrology and groundwater • integrated catchment management (ICM) & integrated water resource management (IWRM) • water resource management • water governance and complex systems • collaborative water management processes • land use effects on water

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Massey
    DipBSM
    1993
  • Ohio State
    MSc
    1978
  • Canterbury
    BEng (Hons) Agricultural Eng
    1977

Publications

Publications

  • Fenemor A, Green S, Dryden G, Samarasinghe O, Newsome P, Price R, Betts H, Lilburne L 2015. Crop production, profit and nutrient losses in relation to irrigation water allocation and reliability - Waimea Plains, Tasman District: final report. MPI Technical Paper No: 2015/36. Landcare Research. 65 p. http://www.mpi.govt.nz/document-vault/9899 (Report, 2015)
  • Fenemor A, Lilburne L, Green S, Young R 2014. Assessing water quality limits and risks from intensified irrigation development: a New Zealand case study. Proceedings: 35th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, Perth, Australia, 24-27 February 2014. Pp. 758-765. (Conference Proceedings, 2014)
  • Fenemor A, Thomas J 2013. Water allocation limits for the Upper Motueka catchment. Landcare Research Contract Report ; LC1631. Landcare Research. 22 p. http://www.tasman.govt.nz/document/serve/Technical%20Report%20-%20Water%20Allocation%20Limits%20for%20Upper%20Motueka%20WM%20Zones%20-%20Full.pdf?path=/EDMS/Public/Other/Policy/Plans/ResourceManagementPlan/BackgroundSupportingDocuments/DraftPlanningProposals/Upper_Motueka_Water_Allocation_Limits/000000295592 (Report, 2013)
  • Gusyev MA, Toews MW, Daughney CJ, Hong T, Minni G, Fenemor A, Ekanayake J, Davie T, Basher L, Thomas J 2012. Modelling groundwater abstraction scenarios using a groundwater-river interaction model of the Upper Motueka River catchment. Journal of hydrology, New Zealand 51(2): 85-110. (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Fenemor A 2012. Catchment stabilisation to protect coral reefs in the Pacific. Discovery 12(36): 8-9. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/newsletters/discovery/DiscoveryIssue36.pdf (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Fenemor A, Young RG, Bowden B, Phillips C, Allen W 2011. Integrated catchment management - a decade of research in the Motueka River catchment. New Zealand journal of marine and freshwater research 45(3): 307-311. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2011.593183 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Fenemor AD, Neilan D, Allen W, Russell S 2011. Improving water governance in New Zealand - stakeholder views of catchment management processes and plans. Policy Quarterly 7(4): 10-19. http://igps.victoria.ac.nz/publications/files/136fb7d43b1.pdf (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Fenemor A, Phillips C, Allen W, Young RG, Harmsworth G, Bowden B, Basher L, Gillespie PA, Kilvington M, Davies-Colley R, Dymond J, Cole A, Lauder G, Davie T, Smith R, Markham S, Deans N, Stuart B, Atkinson M, Collins A 2011. Integrated catchment management - interweaving social process and science knowledge. New Zealand journal of marine and freshwater research 45(3): 313-331. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2011.593529 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Fahey B, Ekanayake J, Jackson R, Fenemor A, Davie T, Rowe L 2010. Using the WATYIELD water balance model to predict catchment water yields and low flows. Journal of hydrology 49(1): 35-58. (Journal Article, 2010)
  • Milne, P.; Fenemor, A.; Nixon, R; O’Callaghan, R. 2010. Joint decision and recommendation of independent commissioners 28 May 2010 to grant Resource Consents and recommend a Notice of Requirement for the Central Plains Water (CPW) irrigation scheme. Decision and consent conditions released by Environment Canterbury 3 June 2010. 609pp. (Other, 2010)
  • Atkinson M, Kilvington M, Fenemor A 2009. Watershed talk : the cultivation of ideas and action : a project about processes for building community resilience. Lincoln, N.Z., Manaaki Whenua Press. 45 p. (Book, 2009)
  • Fenemor A D 2009. Recommended Decision as Independent Commissioner for Tasman District Council on Water Allocation Limits and Reservations of Water from Variation 66 of the Tasman Resource Management Plan. Contract Report for Tasman District Council, November 2009. 13p. (Other, 2009)

Memberships

Memberships

  • Civil & Natural Resources Engineering Advisory Board, University of Canterbury
  • Wairarapa Water Use Project (WWUP) Science Advisory Panel, Greater Wellington Regional Council
  • RMA Hearing Commissioner, ECan & MfE
  • RMA hearing sole commissioner - Waitaki water allocation plan change 2, Envrionment Canterbury
  • Commissioner for Waitaki and South Canterbury water management plan changes 2015-16, Environment Canterbury

Skills

Skills

  • Contaminated sites assessment and remediation
  • Groundwater resource assessment, modelling and management
  • Hydrology
  • Integrated Catchment Management
  • Land Use Hydrology
  • Project management
  • Resource Management
  • Water resource management