Kaikōura rivers officer, Mike Gilliver provides an update on flooding in Kaikōura, and how river works are funded.
News & events
Avoid lighting outdoor fires during Alert Levels 3 and 4 to help keep essential staff safe.
Burning/burying farm plastics can cause ongoing issues, which is why its important to recycle farm plastic. Find out how to do this in Kaikōura
A significant oil spill in Timaru was quickly remediated thanks to a joint effort from local councils and businesses.
The impacts of climate change in Canterbury will be highlighted in a regionwide campaign starting this week.
Our rivers team attended the STEM Careers Fair to talk about summer internships, and what a career working in rivers is all about.
With the fire risk in Canterbury remaining high, the Lake Pukaki and Lake Ōhau fires in 2020 remind us of the devastation that wildfires can cause.
We are undertaking a pilot project focused on gathering better information and data about dust levels in the McLeans Island area.
We are working closely with Hurunui District Council to manage the Amberley tyre stockpile where a large fire broke out recently.
DIYers are being warned about the potential for accidentally contaminating their own home during home maintenance over summer.
Dealing with legacy issues (hazardous or contaminated sites) is one of the hardest tasks we face as a regional council.
The Harbourmaster's Office has observed several bylaw breaches recently, which have compromised both the safety of individuals and others out on the water.