Dr. Shane Orchard
Shane is conservation scientist specialising in water resource management. He has been a Research Associate with MERG for the past 5 years and has developed many collaborations with government agencies, NGOs / community groups and iwi.
Filed of Research:
- Impacts of landscape change on aquatic environments and resources
- Conservation of land-water boundaries
- Climate resilience and adaptation strategies
- Natural disaster recovery / risk reduction
- Recreation ecology and fisheries