Our Fishing Future was formed with the unanimous endorsement from a workshop of interests from across the fisheries spectrum held in Nelson in 2013. At the workshop 66 participants from commercial, recreational, customary, environmental, science and government (MPI, DOC and MNZ) came together to consider how recreational fishing interests could be better integrated into the fisheries management framework and decision-making processes.
The workshop agreed on eight areas of ‘common ground’:
FISHinFuture Search website
We set up the FISHinFutureSearch.co.nz website in 2012 to support the FISHinFuture Search event that took place in Nelson in February 2013.
This website is now part of our archive, you can view it here: http://fishinfuturesearch.ourfishingfuture.org.nz/