Environment Canterbury today confirmed Fonterra’s farm environment plan template meets the requirements of the Canterbury Land & Water Regional Plan (LWRP).
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There are limits and strict rules around when and how much water irrigators can use.
Bill Bayfield, Environment Canterbury’s CEO, summarises Canterbury’s water system and outlines some of the actions being taken by the regional council to protect and improve this precious resource.
Environment Canterbury Chief Operating Officer Nadeine Dommisse outlines exactly what farmers now need to do to meet water quality limits.
A scientific investigation into potential groundwater movements under the Waimakariri River predicts a long-term increase in the level of nitrates in deep groundwater in Belfast and north Christchurch. [embed width="480" height="270"...
A new Plan, which aims to improve Canterbury’s air quality, is now operative.
Environment Canterbury today announced its recognition of two programmes designed to offer a robust and consistent assessment of farm environment plans (FEPs) prepared under the Land & Water Regional Plan.
Environment Canterbury announced today that Plan Change 3 to the Canterbury Land & Water Regional Plan, covering the South Coastal Canterbury area, would be made operative on 1 September 2017.
The Waimakariri sub-regional planning process has been lengthened to allow more time to reach an agreed understanding on the nature of groundwater movements under the Waimakariri River north of Christchurch.
Environment Canterbury’s Council adopted the 2017/18 Annual Plan on Thursday 29 June, with minimal changes from year three of the current (2015-25) Long-Term Plan.
Public submissions on a Proposal to progress development of a new Canterbury Regional Pest Management Plan close shortly.
Environment Canterbury announced today that it had accepted the recommendations of independent hearing commissioners on the Nutrient Management and Waitaki Plan Change, Plan Change 5 to the Land & Water...