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Postponed due to Level 3 lockdown Dr Jonathan West, the Friends' Research Award 2019 recipient, will speak about his research on the southern lakes, towards the 2024 publication of a book by Otago University Press. After the talk, at 6.30pm, there will be a dinner at Ombrello's for Friends and their guests who wish to […]
He will talk about his background and special interests. He will also speak about his reaction to, and concern for, the future of the Hocken.
Speaker: Edward Ellison, Ōtākou kaumātua, Chair of the New Zealand Conservation Authority http://www.kahurumanu.co.nz/our-people/edward-ellison/edward-ellison Topic: For quite some time there has been an element of uncertainty about who the Kai Tahu leaders were who signed the Treaty of Waitangi in the southern South Island. Careful research by Edward Ellison, and others, has largely cleared up who […]