The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is consulting on behalf of the Minister for Primary Industries, on whether to amend a regulation that restricts commercial harvesting of cockles in Otago Harbour.
The amendment will allow the commercial harvest of cockles to continue. Commercial harvesting has been authorised since 2009 in 2 parts of the harbour under special permit.
Submissions close 15th February 2017.
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