Dept of Conservation
The 2015-2016 national natural capital assessment secretariat for the Natural Resource Sector (NRS) was coordinated by Terra Moana and led by Associate, Rebecca Bird.
Project Management and Support
Rebecca was the project director for the scoping of the New Zealand Natural Capital Assessment, working with the government Natural Resources Sector (NRS). This work led to the new NRS project: "Capturing the Value of Nature in Decisions Making" project.
Ecosystem Service Innovation
As project director, Rebecca established a small team and worked with a range of stakeholders to develop a plan that incorporated principles of Matāuranga Māori and attempted to capture New Zealand's strong cultural identity.
Coaching and Strategic Advice
Katherine Short and Tony Craig provided strategic advice to DOC on natural capital, ecosystem services and ecosystem-based management.