17 Sep 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 17 September 2013

From Morning Report, 6:27 am on 17 September 2013

A group trying to combat erosion on Lake Taupo believes the local iwi, Ngati Tuwharetoa, is putting money ahead of what needs to be done to protect the lake foreshore; Fisheries compliance officers say a paua poacher has undermined the integrity of the process to authorise customary fishing rights; Researchers studying health inequalities for young Maori women and their babies are highlighting the need for a cultural approach when dealing with Maori; One of Auckland's largest Maori sporting events - Iwi of Origin - has a new home.