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 Cook Islands National Environment Service

This report contributes preliminary results for a study of the genomic diversity and population connectivity of paua (small giant clam, Tridacna maxima) in the Cook Islands.

Islands used in this study include Manihiki, Palmerston, Aitutaki, Manuae, Takutea, Atiu, Mitiaro, Mauke, Rarotonga and Mangaia.

This research was commissioned by the Ministry of Marine Resources.

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

The CKI OECM Workshop Report consolidates the discussions, outcomes, recommendations and next steps following the Other Effective Area-based Conservation Measures Workshop, hosted by the National Environment Service, in partnership with Secretariat of Pacific Regional Environment Program and the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre, on the 24th - 25th January 2023 in Rarotonga, Cook Islands.  

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

A team from Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research travelled to Rarotonga during July/August 2023 to carry out monitoring of biocontrols released in previous years. The team used drones to conduct monitoring surveillance for the invasive African Tulip tree species, using LiDAR and other imagery techniques.

This newsletter also provides an update on the control of the biocontrols.

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

Site locations of known Iniao (Pritchardia mitiarona) clusters on Mitiaro.

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

biodiversity data for invertebrates, vertebrates, endemic and invasive species

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

This report was prepared by Teariki & Julia RongoIsland Friends Consultants for the Cook Islands NBSAP Add-On Project, National Environment Service.

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

Traditional Fishing Methods Cook Islands 2012

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

Concise environmental legislative reviews of Pacific Island countries plus Tokelau. **Please submit new information or corrections as the reviews will be updated annually.**

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

This dataset summarizes biodiversity data on plants, animals, marine and other biodiversity elements in Cook Islands.

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

This report looks at plant genetic resources for traditional food production and consumption in Cook Islands. It was published in September 2008 by the Food and Agriculture Organization.

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

This is a dataset provided by NES in 2014

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

CITES data for workshop

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

pdf of the Cook Islands 4th National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity 2011

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

Report on Invasive Plant Species in Cook Islands

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

Cook Islands National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

 Cook Islands National Environment Service

Surveys and Reports on Cook Island Turtles

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 Cook Islands National Environment Service

Assessment Reports on Crabs in Cook Islands

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 Cook Islands National Environment Service

Data on the Kakerori or the Rarotonga Flycatcher in Cook Islands