SEMPA Submissions

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Submissions on the the South-East Marine Protection Forum have now closed. 

Together, our supporters made over 1,000 submissions to help protect our southern seas.

To those of who you contributed, thank you. Your voice will help us to make sure the oceans between Canterbury and Otago are protected for the future.

Our submission

Click here to download and read our full submission (PDF)

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New Zealand has a unique and diverse range of seabirds and marine mammals many of which are found nowhere else in the world. Please make a donation to help us press for vastly improved protection for threatened species and a comprehensive network of marine protected areas.