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Picton, New Zealand
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We stand for a rich, abundant and sustainable future for the Marlborough marine environment.

Marlborough Sounds Integrated Management Trust

Established in 2012 to support a better future for the Marlborough marine environment.

Trustees Eric Jorgensen, Raymond Smith, John Hellstrom,
Larnce Wichman, Roy Grose.

Trust Deed (PDF, 601 KB)

Funded by the Marlborough District Council and Canterbury Community Trust.

Solving the big issues by:

  • Engaging citizens and stakeholders.
  • Creating connection and coordination.
  • Getting people to care.
  • Supporting tangata whenua iwi.
  • Reducing costs and tension.
  • Enabling citizen leadership in caring for our marine environment.

News & Events

  • Marlborough Marine Futures First Forum for 2017 - 14 May

    22 May at 13:07 from atlas

    Overview On Sunday 14th May over 60 people descended on the Waikawa Boating Club to listen and discuss the subject of a Marine Park ...

  • Marlborough Marine Futures First Forum for 2016 - 28 February

    15 March at 09:11 from atlas

    Overview The first Marlborough Marine Futures Forum for 2016 focused on proposals by Government to make a new Marine Protected Areas ...

  • Marlborough Marine Futures Second Forum - 27 September 2015

    21 October at 08:22 from atlas

    Key messages Overall "We have a problem" "Stop the rot" "It's everybody's business" "MMF should lead the way" Social ...

  • Marlborough Marine Futures First Forum - 9 August 2015

    20 August at 07:36 from atlas

    Big science and big issues featured in the first Marlborough Marine Futures Forum. Two further Forum's in this format will be held this ...

  • Marlborough Marine Futures Workshop - 3 May 2015

    3 June at 08:01 from atlas

    We held a very constructive workshop in Picton on 3 May. In short version the day showed: -  100% support for the need for the ...