More links and websites
This page, on the Ministry of Fisheries website, gives information on the regulations covering customary Maori food gathering on the coast.
This Ministry for Primary Industries web page gives information on traditional Māori fisheries including harvesting shellfish.
There are a number of Waitangi Tribunal reports available on this site relating to traditional collection of kaimoana by tribal groups. Of particular interest are the Ngāi Tahu Sea Fisheries Report 1992, Report of the Waitangi Tribunal on the Muriwhenua Fishing Claim, and Report of the Waitangi Tribunal on the Motunui-Waitara Claim.