Living with Nelson Rivers
Wednesday 8th November
9.30am departs from Rutherford Hotel
Option for a 10am pick up from the Nelson airport (this must be pre-booked on the conference registration page).
The field trip returns to the Rutherford Hotel in time to join the Welcome Function.
What to bring:
· Comfortable walking shoes
· Suitable clothing for any weather: sun screen, sun hat, rain jacket
· Water bottle
· Any personal medications, including those for allergic reactions (e.g. insect stings, pollen).
$80 + GST
The pre-conference field trip will visit urban rivers and streams across Nelson and Richmond: the Maitai River in Nelson; Saxton Creek on the boundary between Nelson and Richmond; and Borck Creek in Richmond West. On the trip you’ll hear a range of perspectives from engineers and ecologists, and have the chance to discuss issues around living with urban rivers. Includes lunch at Nelson’s iconic venue The Boathouse.
Field Trip kindly sponsored by