Dr Greg Ryder

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Dr Greg Ryder

Freshwater Commissioner

Greg has worked for over 25 years as an ecological and water quality consultant and has undertaken studies throughout New Zealand. He has fulfilled the role as an independent commissioner at resource consent hearings and has sat on resource consent hearings associated with hydro-electric power development, dairy conversions and water abstractions and has also presented expert evidence at resource consent and plan change hearings, Environment Court hearings, and several Water Conservation Order and Environmental Protection Authority hearings. Greg has undertaken major investigations into water quality and surface water ecology in relation to a wide range of activities for local and regional authorities and government.