Statement of Evidence of Mr Phillip Shaw at Independent Hearings Panel, Christchurch, New Zealand

Before the Independent Hearings Panel at Christchurch under: the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Canterbury Earthquake (Christchurch Replacement
District Plan) Order 2014 in the matter of: submissions and further submissions in relation to the proposed Christchurch - Replacement District Plan and: Christchurch International Airport Limited

Phil's evidence dealt with the following:

a. Background to birdstrikes;

b. Birdstrike risk in the Christchurch airspace;

c. Birdstrike Safeguarding around the world: A review of best practice in regard to safeguarding aerodromes from birdstrikes by controlling certain land uses within zones around the aerodrome;

d. Birdstrike safeguarding for Christchurch: the need for Christchurch City Council (CCC) to assist CIAL in mitigating the birdstrike risk by adopting safeguarding policy that aligns with best practice.; and

e. Response to the evidence of Rachel McClellan and Glenda Dixon.