Rangitoto Island plant pest
Project: Management of plant pests on Rangitoto Island, Hauraki Gulf, Auckland.
Client: Department of Conservation (DoC)
Te Ngahere secured a contract to manage plant pests on Rangitoto Island
in 2005, and work is ongoing.
To complement the substantial quantity
of physical works, improvements continue to be made to the islands
through the more thorough exploitation of spatial data and the availability
of additional expertise from Te Ngahere.
Service requirements included:
provision of high quality weed control
pest plant abundance monitoring and analysis
participation in strategic planning
high quality data capture, storage, analysis and presentation
production of maps
This map shows examples of a GIS spatial database,
monitoring transects, spatial analysis, and remote sensing.
Utilised in the management of Rhamnus alaternus on Rangitoto.
spatial data and mapping