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Iwi takes charge of water quality in Lake Taupo

Ngāti Tūwharetoa will take over the responsibilities of water quality monitoring within Lake Taupō from the Waikato Regional Council under Section 33 of the Resource Management Act.

Te Ao Mārama talked to the chief executive of the Tūwharetoa Māori Trust Board, Shane Heremaia, about the iwi's new role.