Waka Kotahi is responsible for development and maintenance of our transport network across the country. Construction of new infrastructure and the maintenance, improvement and use of existing infrastructure may all negatively affect indigenous biodiversity values. However, Waka Kotahi projects and transport network can also benefit biodiversity, where opportunities are realised and managed appropriately.
Waka Kotahi has developed a draft Ecological impact assessment guideline for Waka Kotahi projects and is seeking feedback.
The main aims of the guideline are to:
Download the draft guideline.
Please send your feedback, with the subject line Ecological impact assessment guideline to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 6 March 2023.