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.
Recent media coverage has highlighted concerns regarding water bottling in general and the new consent application from Cloud Ocean Water Ltd.
Ashburton's 4x4 community now has a place to enjoy their favourite pastime without potentially disturbing wildlife in the Hakatere / Ashburton River
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 ceremony at Ahuriri Lagoon marked the start of the project’s 130,000-plant planting phase, following the successful completion of engineering and earthworks.
Nicknamed Heaven, Koukourārata is a special place in the world. Saturday presents an opportunity to lend a hand to a great cause in a picturesque spot.
Selwyn Waihora Water Zone Committee Co-Chair Les Wanhalla talks about community engagement and the urban water infrastructure in the region
Schools from around the Selwyn Waihora zone are taking ownership of stretches of river, planting native shrubs and trees on the banks.
The week of September 10-14 will see an educational, interactive van travelling across South Canterbury teaching children about aquatic life.
An update on the legal claim from Forest and Bird relating to water zone committees.