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Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Monday, May 30, 2016
Sunday, May 29, 2016
Friday, May 27, 2016
Alert Newsletter 910 « Alert Newsletter « News « Royal Society of New Zealand:
"2016 Skinner Fund recipients
The Royal Society of New Zealand received 17 applications for grants from the 2016 Hutton Fund and has awarded grants.........."
(1) Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa:
Today we are welcoming the remains of 60 Māori and Moriori tūpuna (ancestors) onto our Marae, returning to Aotearoa from museums and private collections overseas.
Monday, May 23, 2016
Sea Change – Tai Timu Tai Pari:
"Explore a virtual Hauraki Gulf" Includes historic heritage layers
Sunday, May 22, 2016
Queen's Speech UK: the key points:
Requirements that force developers to carry out archaeological and wildlife surveys before starting housing projects are to be swept away .......
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Friday, May 20, 2016
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Bridging the Pearl River Delta : Image of the Day:
Your editor could not resist this extraordinary bit of engineering. And even less archaeological it recalled this.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Heritage NZ ordered to pay oil company 120k | Radio New Zealand News:
Ed: The case is Environment Court Decision  NZEnvC 11 ... appeal pursuant to section 58 of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014 between Greymouth Petroleum Ltd and Heritage New Zealand. (Interim because it did not set authority conditions or assign costs - it has now done the latter as the newspapers report.)
Worth reading by heritage professionals as it shows the court's view of the archaeological provisions. "... we find that the purpose of Subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Act is to protect the integrity of archaeological sites which persons seek to modify or destroy, not to protect the wider cultural landscape." Para .
The court's considerations on dealing with traditional knowledge of sites where the location is undisclosed is also of interest.
The costs award reflects that in the court's view, HNZ wrongly declined an authority on its misinterpretation of its Act and the procedural errors it made.
Monday, May 16, 2016
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Friday, May 13, 2016
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
NZ Book Awards | Radio New Zealand News:
"Historian Judith Binney, who died in 2011, was posthumously awarded the illustrated non-fiction award, along with her co-authors Aroha Harris and Atholl Anderson, for Tangata Whenua: An Illustrated History."
Blenheim conference -
Please note the extension of the
deadline to submit papers to 31 May
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Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Monday, May 09, 2016
Friday, May 06, 2016
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
The NSC Archaeological Field School - ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute:
Announcement and Call for Applicants
We are pleased to announce that the 2016 NSC Archaeological Field School will take place in Cambodia and Singapore between 20 Nov – 15 Dec 2016. "
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Monday, May 02, 2016
NZAA Conference Event 23 June Blenheim
SAVVY Express 15 Minute Media Training.
part of this year’s conference there is an opportunity for media training
with Science Media SAVVY Express -- 15 min media training for
researchers, linked is a flyer providing more information.
The Science Media Centre will be
offering free, one-on-one rapid media training sessions in a relaxed and
supportive environment through its SAVVY Express programme.
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