Environment Canterbury has been prioritising action on nitrate concentrations for many years.
News & events
Recent news articles have discussed whether nitrate in our drinking water can cause health problems. Naturally, this is cause for concern for all of us.
Environment Canterbury released its annual groundwater quality survey for 2018.
Have your say on the Region-wide, OTOP and Waimakaririri proposed Plan Changes.
Chief Operating Officer Nadeine Dommisse reflects on the significant progress being made towards meeting farmers’ increased environmental responsibilities.
The latest information on Fulton Hogan’s Limited application to Environment Canterbury and Selwyn District Council for consents to create a new quarry.
Environment Canterbury is reminding residents living in the Christchurch clean air zone that no outdoor burning is permitted over the cooler months.
Reminding farmers to review their management stock on winter feed blocks.
Two abatement notices and one infringement notices have been issued for Cloud Ocean to stop the discharge of contaminants waterways.
Farmers preparing nutrient budgets are reminded that from the end of June 2019, OverseerFM software will replace the legacy version of Overseer.
An independent report into compliance, monitoring and enforcement (CME) has found it is in relatively good shape and made recommendations on improvements.
Farmers were challenged to come up with good winter grazing tactics for ‘tricky’ paddocks at a series of practical workshops.