As part of the Healthy Catchment Project the Orari-Temuka-Opihi-Pareora (OTOP) Water Zone Committee held a workshop for the public to engage in an early input into water management and healthy catchments.
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Wilding pines, also known as wilding conifers, self-seed from established pine forests. They represent one of the biggest pest management challenges we face in Canterbury, infesting around 25% of the region.
Rabbit populations commonly increase eight - to tenfold in one season.
Old Man's Beard was brought to New Zealand as a garden plant used to cover trellis or latticework.
Sixty-eight hectares of land will now be protected for future generations thanks to funding from the Selwyn Waihora Zone Committee.
Environment Canterbury will tomorrow (3 June) notify for public submissions a Proposal to progress development of a new Canterbury Regional Pest Management Plan.
Mudfish, eels, weeds and willows have been the recent focus of the team working at Wainono Lagoon on Te Rūnanga o Waihao’s Te Mana O Te Wai Project.
It’s been almost seven years since the launch of the Canterbury Water Management Strategy (CWMS) – a collaborative, community centred framework for the management of Canterbury’s water resources.
New thermal detection technology is being used to help track down Bennett's wallabies, one of the most problematic introduced pests in South Canterbury.
Environment Canterbury Council has resolved to notify for public submissions a Proposal to progress development of a new Canterbury Regional Pest Management Plan.
Here's a snapshot of some of the great initiatives being implemented in communities to help protect and restore the natural environment.
There has been increased interest in water bottling consents recently so we thought we’d clear up a few things.