Ngāi Hapū o Waimārama has requested a further temporary closure at Waimārama, Hawke's Bay. The requested temporary closure is to prohibit the take of blackfoot pāua for 2 years.
Fisheries New Zealand invites written submissions in response to this request from anyone who has an interest in the species concerned or in the effects of fishing in the area concerned.
The closing date for submissions is 5 PM on Monday 3rd October 2022.
For more information see the Fisheries New Zealand website.
MPI Consultation Document - Map of proposed Waimārama, Hawke's Bay temporary closure
MPI Consultation Document - Closure Request