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Ngati Ruanui are in the process of legal appeal to stop seabed mining off the coast of Patea.

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This Givealittle page has been set up in response to the overwhelming request from individuals and organisations wanting to contribute to the legal appeal of the decision of The Environmental Protection Authority to grant an application from Trans Tasman Resources to mine iron-ore off the coast of Patea.

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Funds donated will be used to offset costs of the legal appeal process being undertaken by Ngati Ruanui.

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Ngati Ruanui are legally appealing the decision of the Environmental Protection Authority to stop Trans Tasman Resources ironsand mining application off the coast of Patea. Ngati Ruanui submitted against this application in October 2016.

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“This donation is on behalf of my Adrian who passed away on 29th April this year and was Ngati Ruanui and proud . He would have loved to be part of this Regards Heather”
“Nga Ariki Haapu tautoko Te Runanga o Ngati Ruanui in appealing EPA decision to seabed mine”
“Tautoko i nga mahi i mua i a tatou. Kia kaha, kia maia, kia manawanui.”
“Tautoko e te whānau. We can still win this. x”
“This has to be stopped, too much at stake to let seabed mining go ahead! Thank you for fighting this, with you all the way.”
“Tautoko Ngati Ruanui to appeal the decision of TTR 's consent or seabed mining.”
“Unbelievable. Just money for other reason this approval has been given. We all must step up to the mark and give what we can to assist with the costs of this appeal as we cannot allow this wholesale destruction of the seabed to take place for 35 years !”
“If the people of Te Oneroa a Tohe can win this battle so can our Ngati Ruanui whanau who although distant, share the same coastline. Kia Kaha, Kia Maia, Kia Manawanui”
  • $4,585.00 donated
  • 31 generous donors

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  Closed This cause page was created on 11 Aug 2017 and closed at 23:59 NZST (UTC +12:00) on 30 Jun 2018.

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