Welcome to Gateway Antarctica
Gateway Antarctica is the centre for Antarctic studies and research at the University of Canterbury. Gateway Antarctica plays a leading role in the quest for knowledge in a diverse range of national and international Antarctic research projects. This includes areas such as engineering in extreme environments, Antarctica as driver of (and responder to) climate change, connections between Antarctica and New Zealand, and human influences in and on Antarctica.
Sustainability of NZ snapper being investigated
2 February 2015 Improvements in the quality and sustainability of snapper, one of New Zealand's most popular fish, are being investigated by University of Canterbury scientists. (read article)