Public Hearings & Evidence Presentation 

Past Projects

Microbial Evidence for Alliance Plant wastewater discharge consent application hearing

On behalf of Alliance Plant Mataura, Dr Dada will provide a variety of services relating to the forthcoming Alliance Plant discharge consent application hearing later in 2020. As part of those services, Chris has drafted evidence relating to a microbial assessment that provided scientifically-robust information as to whether or not the Alliance Plant Mataura discharges have a ‘more than minor’ effect on the state of the receiving environment for recreational uses.

Microbial Evidence for Waikato Region Plan Change (WRPC1) hearing

Dr Dada provided a variety of services relating to the WRPC1 hearing in 2019. As part of those services Dr Dada carefully reviewed national and international literature, reports commissioned in the preparation of WRPC1, undertook data analysis on regional datasets,  and drafted technical evidence relating to E. coli standards proposed for different parts of the Waikato and Waipa.