What we do

the human side of coastal management

We have experience helping central government, regional and local government and private organisations and individuals develop robust solutions to deal with coastal risks.

All organisations and individuals need to plan to respond to a changing climate. There are many risks and many opportunities associated with a dynamic coastal environment. Our solutions are customised to your needs and tailored to your audience. We partner with you and help you plan a path toward a resilient future.

Our expertise

  • the science behind coastal & natural hazards
  • strategies for coastal adaptation
  • risk communication
  • knowledge translation
  • IAP2 certified facilitation & community engagement
  • RMA planning & policy advice
  • strategic advice, planning & strategy development
  • project management & coordination

collaborative working

We facilitate, coordinate, translate and help you work through complex coastal management and adaptation problems. We have access to the best expertise in marine and coastal science, engineering, mana whenua liaison, policy and planning, risk and vulnerability assessment. Built around our unique social and community approach to coastal adaptation, we offer the best team for the task at hand, simple or complex.