Lakes380 international collaborator Professor Stephen Meyers discusses his field of paleoclimatology, and the ways in which the Lakes380 project is contributing internationally through an “encyclopedia of lakes” that doesn’t exist elsewhere.
See some of the most beautiful lakes that the team has sampled, from dune lakes in Northland to alpine lakes in Fiordland national park. This 3 min video set to music highlights the diversity of our lakes.
This video showcases some of the first lakes the Lakes380 team visited in Golden Bay.
A short video of Stony Tarn, a small high country lake nestled above Lake Tekapo.
A short video showing the dune lake, Lake Waitahora which is New Zealands most northern lake.
This short video shows a fly over of Lake Waiporohita, a small dune lake in Northland.
This short video shows a fly over of Lake Von. Lake Von is a small high country lake situated in the Von River Valley south of Lake Wakatipu.
A short but spectacular video of Lake Troup. Lake Troup is a small alpine lake situated to the west of Lake Manapouri in Fiordland National Park.
The first lake the Lakes380 team sampled. This short video shows sampling on the beautiful Lake Rototai.
Lake Rotorua is a small lowland lake, close to the township of Kaikoura. This video shows the lake during a cyanobacteria bloom.
This short video shows the beautiful Lake Peel. Lake Peel is an alpine lake in the Peel Range above the Cobb Reservoir in the Kahurangi National Park.
A short flight over this amazing alpine tarn. Duncan Tarn lies among a series of alpine lakes in the ranges west of Lake Pukaki.
Lake Ngakeketo is a dune lake situated in the far north of New Zealand.
This video shows a fly over and the team sampling on the stunning Lake Lockett. Lake Lockett is a deep alpine lake on the slopes of Mt Lockett above the Cobb Reservoir in the Kahurangi National Park.
Waipuna / Lake Johnson is a small relatively shallow lake near Queenstown. This short video shows a fly over of the lake.
A short video of the team sampling Waiwhakaata / Lake Hayes, a eutrophic lake near Queenstown.
A short video of the amazing Irishman Tarn. This lake lies in the ranges west of Lake Pukaki.
Ōtūroto (Lake Heron) is a large, glacial formed, highland lake in the upper Rakaia River catchment. This short video shows the team sampling the lake on a magic spring morning.
A short video showing Hartley Tarn, a small high country lake nestled above Lake Tekapo.