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07 June 2021 | dataset

Cetacean species reported, or likely to be present in the waters of Niue.

The Department will ensure the 3 pillars of “Sustainable Development” Social, Economic and Environment are considered together wisely in the process of implementing the Department’s work plan. The Department of Environments vision and mission was created to incorporate and emphasise the concept of “development” which underpins the department responsibility towards sustainable management of natural resources & environment. This plan therefore demonstrates a consolidation of the Department’s responsibilities, while also maintaining its focus on more regulatory systems and efficient service delivery.

Department Vision: Conserve, Preserve and Sustainably manage Niue’s Environment to ensure quality of life for all and future generations.

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List of cetacean species reported, or likely to be present in the waters of Niue. Extracted from Friedlander et al 2017 (Exploring the marine ecosystems of Niue and Beveridge Reef. National Geographic Society Pristine Seas, the Government of Niue, Oceans 5 and the Pacific Community. report). Extracted from Niue's 2018 State of Environment (SOE) report

Field Value
Publisher Niue Department of Environment
Modified 07 June 2021
Release Date 07 June 2021
Homepage URL
Identifier 42aeba41-4fcf-4e28-b180-001197859b4d
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location Niue
Language English
License Public
[Open Data]
Author Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC)
Contact Name Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC)
Contact Email