The Harbourmaster's Office has observed several bylaw breaches recently, which have compromised both the safety of individuals and others out on the water.
News & events
Dog owners throughout Canterbury are being reminded to be on the alert for potentially toxic algae when taking their pooch to the pond or river.
We work proactively with operators to help ensure they do not have oil spills, and that appropriate response equipment is available should one occur.
Watch out for floating and submerged debris in the Waitaki rivers and lakes.
Environment Canterbury is working closely with Hurunui District Council to ensure the removal of a tyre stockpile at 122 Racecourse Road, Amberley.
A research project has found the most common potential source of soil contamination in North Canterbury is old sheep dips.
A retractable floodgate was installed in Belfast this month, marking the end of the construction for the Waimakariri Flood Protection Project.
A remediation plan is being developed after asbestos-containing building materials, likely used as in-fill many years ago, surfaced on a coastal walking track.
Coastal walkway path in Timaru has been closed after a report of asbestos in the area.
Steve Lowndes discusses what the Waimakariri in flood would really look like, and whether our current protection measures are resilient enough.
This week, Environment Canterbury begins a mail-out to about 700 Timaru property owners who may have land affected by chemicals or hazardous substances remaining in the ground from a previous...
A fire on an 80-metre fishing ship in Timaru Port is contained.