EEL REPORTS

In April 2013, the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment released a report into the status of long-fin eel in New Zealand. This was followed up by an independent review from the Ministry for Primary Industries

Click report links on the right to download.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Download Eel reports:

NIWA: “The status of longfin eels in New Zealand – an overview of stocks and harvest. Prepared for the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment. January 2012" - click here to view PDF

Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment report: “On a pathway to extinction? An investigation into the status and management of the longfin eel. April 2013” - click here to view PDF

Commentary from Fathom Consulting: “On a pathway to extinction? Commentary on the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s report on longfin eels. 27 June 2013” - click here to view PDF

MPI: 2013 Independent review of the information available for monitoring trends and assessing the status of New Zealand freshwater eels. New Zealand Fisheries Science Review 2015/2 - click here to view PDF