Fish passage and wildlife corridors

Help fish and wildlife move across your property.

Read on to learn about establishing wildlife corridors to allow migration across the landscape or for steps to remove or address barriers to fish passage.

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Wildlife Corridors across Aotearoa

Learn about some of the groups working to enhance wildlife connectivity across Aotearoa New Zealand.

Learn more about our freshwater species

Barriers to migration

Resources on fish migration by the Department of Conservation

Learn how to enhance your structures to become fish-friendly

NIWA Case Study

Read about how hapū groups in Northland worked with NIWA, DOC and others to ensure juvenile eels have safe passage over the Wairua Falls power station.