The EMR Programme

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The aim of EMR is to raise awareness, understanding and involvement in marine conservation through provision of dynamic experiential environmental education opportunities.

  • Since 2002, EMR has guided snorkel experiences in marine reserves around New Zealand involving
    27,834 students (39,304 including teachers and whanau).  
  • EMR's total engagement reach is 49,432 New Zealanders.
  • Our marine education programme increases awareness and encourages action and support for marine conservation.
  • We are based in eight regions in NZ and we have a sister programme in one state of Australia and have a team of 19 coordinators.

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Latest News

Jun 09, 2016

Annual Poor Knights Competition Trip

Celebrating World Oceans Day - Marine kaitiaki guardians from Kaitaia to Otago are…
Apr 21, 2016

EMR fanmail

Massive thanks to Kerikeri Primary for the fantastic fanmail !
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Mar 02, 2016


Dive into Seaweek 2016!!!Saturday the 27th February marks the beginning of Seaweek 2016…

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