Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Yvonne Taura

Yvonne Taura
Position: Researcher
Team: Soils & Landscapes
Location: Hamilton
Private Bag 3127
Hamilton 3240
Phone: +64 7 859 3708
Fax: +64 3 321 9998

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Research Interests

Research Interests

Yvonne Taura (Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Ngāiterangi, Ngāti Ranginui, Ngāti Hauā, Ngāti Uenuku) is a kairangahau Māori (researcher) based in Hamilton. She has recently completed a two-year part-placement secondment with Waikato Raupatu River Trust that supported a research partnership with Waikato-Tainui. Her main project was to support the development of mātauranga Māori understanding by Waikato-Tainui tribal members for application in the management of key ecosystems such as freshwater.

Her research interests are kaupapa Māori research, freshwater science research and iwi environmental management.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Waikato
    MSc (Hons) Biological Sciences
    2013

Publications

Publications

  • Taura Y 2017. Raakau preservation technique - unlocking dormant knowledge. In: Taura Y, van Schravendijk-Goodman C, Clarkson B ed. Te reo o te repo, the voice of the wetland: connections, understandings and learnings for the restoration of our wetlands. Hamilton, New Zealand, Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research and Waikato Raupatu River Trust. Pp. 155-164. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/books/te-reo-o-te-repo (Book Section, 2017)
  • Taura Y, Duggan I 2017. Impacts of willow and willow control on zooplankton. In: Taura Y, van Schravendijk-Goodman C, Clarkson B ed. Te reo o te repo, the voice of the wetland: connections, understandings and learnings for the restoration of our wetlands. Hamilton, New Zealand, Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research and Waikato Raupatu River Trust. Pp. 129-134. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/books/te-reo-o-te-repo (Book Section, 2017)
  • Taura Y, Dixon L, Turner M 2017. The Ake Ake Model - forever and ever. In: Taura Y, van Schravendijk-Goodman C, Clarkson B ed. Te reo o te repo, the voice of the wetland: connections, understandings and learnings for the restoration of our wetlands. Hamilton, New Zealand, Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research and Waikato Raupatu River Trust. Pp. 23-39. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/books/te-reo-o-te-repo (Book Section, 2017)
  • Taura Y, van Schravendijk-Goodman C, Clarkson B ed. 2017. Te reo o te repo, the voice of the wetland: connections, understandings and learnings for the restoration of our wetlands. Hamilton, New Zealand, Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research and Waikato Raupatu River Trust. 201 p. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/books/te-reo-o-te-repo (Edited Book, 2017)