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.
Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee Chair, Simon Cameron, gives an update on the action being taken to address a decline in water quality in the Ahuriri.
Steve Lowndes is wrapping up his experience as a councillor and chair and reflects on achievements and the challenges lying ahead for the new council.
More than a decade of conservation work has resulted in a Kaikōura farmer working towards establishing a significant restored wetland.
Kaikōura's newest breed of farmers are shaking up the way things are traditionally done on-farm, showing the way for improving water quality.
Entries for the 2020 Ballance Farm Environment Awards are officially open.
Join one of many drop-in sessions for Waimakariri to find out more about if you need a land use consent and how to prepare your first audit.
We investigate one of the world’s few, unique braided rivers, and uncover the stories of some of the people connected to this essential waterway.
A 42-hectare remnant of the native forest in Banks Peninsula has been protected and will continue to support native wildlife thanks to a farmer-led effort.
275 audits have been completed by Environment Canterbury-approved independent auditors with results showing a steady improvement in environmental performance.