The discovery of an oil-like slick in a Kaikōura drain appears to be the remnants of ancient wetlands.
News & events
Art conservation is not a role you would usually associate with environmental planning but in South Canterbury this has become an important focus of the local water zone committee.
Further testing for Lindavia, the algae that causes Lake Snow, is likely to occur in Canterbury lakes in the northern part of the region this summer.
The Community and Public Health division of Canterbury District Health Board has issued a health warning advising the public not to collect or consume shellfish harvested from all of Akaroa Harbour.
More than 4000 native plants have been planted along the Ohapi Creek waterway to help safeguard the water quality of the creek and improve the habitat for native species, as...
A popular recreational area on South Canterbury’s Waihao River, the Black Hole, is to undergo a collaborative restoration project to improve its water quality.
A word from Arapata Reuben, Christchurch West Melton Chair, on the success of lasts months big clean up of the Avon and Heathcote rivers, an update from the Otakaro Network...
Environment Canterbury announced today that it had accepted the recommendations of independent hearing commissioners on the Nutrient Management and Waitaki Plan Change, Plan Change 5 to the Land & Water...
Multiple agencies are joining together to achieve the best environmental, tourism and economic outcomes for the Mackenzie / Waitaki Basin.
Rivers have gone dry, lakes have had algal blooms, new irrigation schemes are advancing…what does it all mean?
As part of the Healthy Catchment Project the Orari-Temuka-Opihi-Pareora (OTOP) Water Zone Committee held a workshop for the public to engage in an early input into water management and healthy catchments.
Mudfish, eels, weeds and willows have been the recent focus of the team working at Wainono Lagoon on Te Rūnanga o Waihao’s Te Mana O Te Wai Project.