Alliance Smithfield meat plant has been sentenced to pay $57,000 for unlawfully discharging a contaminant near Waitarakao Washdyke Lagoon.
News & events
Whitebait season is underway, be across the new regulations and be aware of common mistakes.
A 40-foot vessel ran aground off the Kaikōura coast overnight Saturday 30 July.
Scientists are working to re-establish submerged vegetation that once dominated Te Waihora/Lake Ellesmere.
Do your bit to be a Stormwater Superhero - and help keep baddies out of our waterways.
Read about two Kaikōura Water Zone Committee members' recent honours.
Come join Sustainable Coastlines and us for a native tree planting event alongside the Waimakariri River.
Cruise ships are likely to return to Akaroa in November, but are now subject to new, stricter rules designed to protect the environment.
The Hakatere / Ashburton River consent review process is making progress, with 61 consent reviews now decided.
During seaweek, more than 30 people from Waimate came together to collect roughly 60kgs of waste from the beach at Waihao Box Reserve.
It may look unsightly but the brown substance showing up at Caroline Bay is actually a harmless algae.
Read about Edward Heenan's summer experiences working for us monitoring water quality in Canterbury's rivers.