Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Andrew Fenemor

Andrew Fenemor
Position: Senior Scientist
Team: Landscape Policy and Governance
Location: Nelson
Private Bag 6
Nelson Mail Centre
Nelson 7042

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

  • Neto S, Camkin J, Fenemor A, Tan PL, Baptista JM, Ribeiro M, Schulze R, Stuart-Hill S, Spray C, Rahmah E. 2017. OECD Principles on Water Governance in practice - an assessment of existing frameworks in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and South America. Water International. (Journal Article, 2018)
  • Berkett, N; Fenemor, A; Newton, M; Sinner, J. 2018. Collaborative freshwater planning: changing roles for science and scientists. Australasian Journal of Water Resources. (Journal Article, 2018)
  • Fenemor A, Weir J, Thomas J. 2018. Eigen-modelling to inform flow and water quality limits for Te Waikoropupū springs, Golden Bay. Extended abstract for the eigen-modelling special session, NZ Hydrological Society 2018 conference, Christchurch. (Conference Proceedings, 2018)
  • Fenemor, A.D. 2018. Brief of Evidence for the Tribunal Hearing of an Application for a Water Conservation Order for Te Waikoropupū Springs. Prepared for Tasman District Council. 42p. (Other, 2018)
  • Water governance in New Zealand - challenges and future directions (Journal Article, 2017)
  • Whiting G, Ellison E, Fenemor A 2016. Report and recommendations of the hearing commissioners on Plan Change 3 to the Waitaki Catchment Water Allocation Regional Plan. Environment Canterbury. 163 p. http://www.ecan.govt.nz/OUR-RESPONSIBILITIES/REGIONAL-PLANS/Pages/Decisions.aspx (Report, 2016)
  • Titchall A ed. 2016. Improving water governance. Water 197: 31-35. https://issuu.com/contrafed/docs/water_1611_14.12.16/31 (Popular/Trade Journal, 2016)
  • Fenemor A, Price R, Green S 2016. Modelling the source and fate of nitrate-nitrogen losses from Waimea Plains land uses. Landcare Research Contract Report ; LC2459. Landcare Research. 32 p. http://www.envirolink.govt.nz/Envirolink-reports/1-NLCC1/1592-TSDC116/ (Report, 2016)
  • 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, Allen W, Fraser C, Atkinson M, Bright J 2014. [Abstract] Collaborative freshwater management using a waterwheel - Wairau Valley case study, Marlborough. Proceedings: 2014 Water Symposium, Integration: 'The Final Frontier', Blenheim, New Zealand, 24-28 November 2014. http://cdn-asset-lax-1.airsquare.com/watersymposium/library/Fenemor(1).pdf (Conference Proceedings, 2014)
  • Fenemor A 2014. Motueka River ICM legacy lives on …. Landcare Research e-news 3. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/newsletters/landcare-research-enews/issue-3 (Journal Article, 2014)
  • 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)
  • Allen W, Fenemor A, Kilvington M, Harmsworth G, Young RG, Deans N, Horn C, Phillips C, Montes de Oca O, Ataria J, Smith R 2011. Building collaboration and learning in integrated catchment management: the importance of social process and multiple engagement approaches. New Zealand journal of marine and freshwater research 45(3): 525-539. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2011.592197 (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)
  • Dymond JR, Davie TJA, Fenemor AD, Ekanayake JC, Knight BR, Cole AO, Munguia OMD, Allen WJ, Young RG, Basher LR, Dresser M, Batstone CJ 2010. Integrating environmental and socio-economic indicators of a linked catchment-coastal system using variable environmental intensity. Environmental management 46(3): 484-493. (Journal Article, 2010)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Cao WZ, Bowden WB, Davie T, Fenemor A 2009. Modelling Impacts of Land Cover Change on Critical Water Resources in the Motueka River Catchment, New Zealand. Water Resources Management 23(1): 137-151. (Journal Article, 2009)
  • 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, Deans NA, Davie T, Allen W, Dymond JR, Kilvington M, Phillips C, Basher L, Gillespie P, Young R, Sinner J, Harmsworth G, Atkinson M, Smith R 2008. Collaboration and modelling - tools for integration in the Motueka catchment, New Zealand. Water S.A. 34(4): 448-455. (Journal Article, 2008)
  • Cole AO, Allen W, Kilvington M, Fenemor A, Bowden B 2007. Participatory modelling with an influence matrix and the calculation of whole-if-system sustainability values. International Journal of Sustainable Development 10(4): 382-401. (Journal Article, 2007)
  • Fenemor A, Davie T, Markham S 2006. Hydrological information in water law and policy: New Zealand's devolved approach to water management. In: Wallace J, Wouters P ed. Hydrology and Water Law - Bridging the Gap. Water Law & Policy Series. 12. London, IWA. Pp. 297-336. (Book Section, 2006)
  • Bowden WB, Fenemor A, Deans N 2004. Integrated water and catchment research for the public good: The Motueka River-Tasman Bay Initiative, New Zealand. International journal of water resources development 20(3): 311-323. (Journal Article, 2004)
  • Richmond C, Froude V, Fenemor A, Zuur B 2004. Management and conservation of natural waters. In: Harding JS, Mosley MP, Pearson CP, Sorrell BK ed. Freshwaters of New Zealand. Wellington, New Zealand Hydrological Society and New Zealand Limnological Society. Pp. 44.1-44.19. (Book Section, 2004)

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

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