Petition launched to see seabed mining banned in Aotearoa

Date: January 10, 2022

Source: Stuff

Author: Jane Matthews

Te Pāti Māori co-leader Debbie Ngarewa-Packer is campaigning to get seabed mining banned across Aotearoa.

Te Pāti Māori (Māori Party) are calling on the New Zealand Government to ban seabed mining in all national waters to “protect out moana (sea)”.

“It will wipe out every living thing that’s on the seabed. We will be lobbying the other parties for support – come out and back us on this.”

Debbie Ngarewa-Packer, Te Pāti Māori co-leader

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