“Saving the world one day at a time” is what Kevin Heays often tells others of his job as Hurunui-Waiau and Kaikoura Zone manager.
News & events
In early March the Tengawai Catchment Group hosted a field trip to share some of the good things being done to protect water quality and the natural environment with local people.
A prosecution for illegally clearing riverside land in the lower Waitaki has successfully gone through the Alternative Environmental Justice (AEJ) process.
Waikari deer and sheep farmers Lyndon and Millie Matthews have been awarded the Environment Canterbury Water Quality Award at the regional Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA) in Christchurch on Wednesday...
Environment Canterbury today reported good progress on collaborative efforts to protect Canterbury’s iconic braided rivers.
The Mt Somers farming community has provided an “eye-opening” look at the work farmers are doing to improve their environment.
Groundwater levels are very low this summer because we’ve had three consecutive winters with little rainfall to replenish the aquifers.
Visiting farms in the Mt Somers area, it is clear those who own the farms are passionate about protecting the land from degradation and enhancing it for future generations.
Environment Canterbury announced today that its application on behalf of a co-ordinating group (“RCG”) to release a new variant of rabbit haemorrhagic disease was aiming for a release date of...
Environment Canterbury explains its approach to river margin encroachment.
Environment Canterbury has successfully prosecuted a contract milking company and a dairy farm owner for allowing 136,000 litres of effluent to overflow from an effluent pond and onto a paddock.
A Canterbury Regional Council prosecution for illegally discharging fine sediment into the Glentui River has successfully gone through the Alternative Environmental Justice (AEJ) process.