Landslips have closed an access track along the Pūkaki - Tākapo river.
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Flows in the lower Waitaki River are expected to run significantly higher than normal while spill flows from the storage lakes are released.
A collaborative effort between local and Central Government is helping to protect the awa Rangitata from the debris of an eroding landfill.
On 30 May 2021, a region-wide state of emergency was declared in Waitaha/Canterbury following days of sustained, heavy rainfall that caused extensive flooding.
It's time for central government to share the financial load of flood protection work.
Stopbank works along the Mason and Waiau Uwha rivers have improved the level of flood protection to Waiau township.
Banks Peninsula landowners are welcoming swift funding relief to help restore biodiversity around their damaged properties.
A newly released report calls for national leadership and urgent action to meet climate change-induced flood hazard risks.
Ashburton Water Zone Committee Chair William Thomas talks about the Committee's three-year action plan and welcomes new members.
Find the latest updates on rainfall, river flow and key roading updates across the region.
Meters and monitoring show just how much impact the recent rainfall had on our rivers and groundwater.
Works are starting on the Waiau Uwha River to protect Waiau township from flooding.