Case Studies

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A number of case studies have been based in Queen Charlotte Sound / Tōtaranui.

If you would like your case study added, please send it to us for review.



Games and resources that help educate in a fun and interactive way.

Such as, Eko a bilingual ecology game developed by Manaaki Whenua / Landcare Research which introduces you to some New Zealand ecological principles where you journey from the land to the sea.

Landowners Portal

Landowner and child

The Landowners Portal provides information and resources specifically for landowners. Find out how you can help. Register your land with the project.

NOAA Education


The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has developed a large educational resource focused on our Oceans and Atmosphere.

Ocean Plastic Simulator

Ocean Plastic Simulator

The Ocean Plastic Simulator is an ultra-fast, interactive modeling tool developed by researchers at Nelson’s Cawthron Institute to help teach people about the issues rising from plastic waste.

Protected Area's Map

Protected Areas Map

The Protected Area’s Map is one of the many interactive, free, online services as part of Our Environment developed by Manaaki Whenua / Landcare Research´s to provide access to environmental data.

Ringtones & Wallpapers

Download ringtones and wallpapers for Smartphones.

Seabed Habitat Maps

Delivered by the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research and Discovery Marine Limited for Marlborough District Council this ground-breaking survey has revealed remarkable new insights into the world beneath the waves of Queen Charlotte Sound/Tōtaranui and Tory Channel/Kura Te Au.

Teaching Guides from U.S. E.P.A.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have put together some interesting Teacher Guides and Online Environmental Resources for Educators on topics such as Air, Climate Change, Ecosystems, Energy, Waste and Water.

Get involved!

The animals and plants of Tōtaranui need your help now!