Nitro EELS System

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The Nitro EELS system shows that nitrogen-leachate into waterways can be mitigated and reduced using biological processes to create export-quality fish protein. The Nitro EELS system consistently delivers a discharge that is oxygen saturated and biologically stripped of nitrogen. It is intended that this system will become a commercially available solution for legislation requirements as […]

Dairy Farm Effluent

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Dairy NZ Farm Fact – “Principle #3: develop wetlands and riparian buffers to intercept, trap and remove nitrate N.” Dairy NZ has stated that “by understanding how nitrogen is lost (the mechanisms) a set of principles can be applied to farm management practices to help minimise avoidable N losses. Government agencies are under constant pressure […]

Eco Tours

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Many people visit Raglan for the sun, surf, and café culture but Raglan is also one of New Zealand’s most innovative, sustainably minded towns. Join us on a Raglan eco tour to experience sustainability in a new light at the Eel Aquaculture Farm. Here groups will tour this working eel, whitebait, mullet, dairy beef and […]

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Raglan E.E.L.S Programmes

Environmental Education & Leaders in Sustainability

The Raglan EELS new ” Nitro EELS” waterways management system will become the new paradigm for lowland waterways restoration.

Our EELS  educational and tour programmes will offer customers a unique, fun and interactive Raglan experience with a focus on sustainability within our local environment.
We want to position Raglan and the Discover Raglan EELS collective as a desired destination in New Zealand with a cutting edge sustainability technology and outdoor experience hub. Working together with the business, local community and  helping students understand the importance of the local and global environment and to explore multiple ways of creating a sustainable environment are key concepts within our Raglan EELS programmes.

Why us

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    Why us?

    Nestled at the end of a long and windy road is the small and funky surfing town of Raglan. With its beautiful beaches, stunning scenery, creative arts and environmental focus it is no surprise that Raglan is picked number 5 in Lonely Planets’s top 10 NZ picks. With so much to see and do, our […]

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    Raglan E.E.L.S Programmes Environmental Education & Leaders in Sustainability The Raglan EELS new ” Nitro EELS” waterways management system will become the new paradigm for lowland waterways restoration. Our EELS  educational and tour programmes will offer customers a unique, fun and interactive Raglan experience with a focus on sustainability within our local environment. We want […]

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    Meet the team

    Our Raglan EEL team is made up of professionals, teachers and guides from the local Raglan area. The most important quality that team members share is passion for the environment and solution based technologies.   The company’s research is led by director Charles (Charlie2) Mitchell, Marine Biologist, Fisheries Consultant and dry-stock farmer.       […]

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    Group Tour and School Facilitation

    We recognize the level of commitment and the hours of work involved in planning, organizing and taking a group of young pupils or older students away on an educational visit. We want to make sure we are limiting the amount of hours you spend planning your trip. Coming to Raglan and staying with Raglan EELS […]