Improving water quality at Waitarakao Washdyke Lagoon is the aim of a pollution prevention programme with local industrial businesses.
News & events
Join the Otipua-Saltwater Creek Catchment Group for a week of 'Bioblitz' themed events around Timaru.
A jet skier has received the first infringement for the summer season, after colliding with another vessel on Loch Laird.
New pathways, fencing and tracks around the mouth of the Hakatere/Ashburton River are improving the environment for the many native birds that inhabit the area.
A recent funding boost will help local, regional and national stakeholders protect Waiau Toa/Clarence River's bird habitat and rare plant species.
Kaikōura Water Zone Committee Chair Ted Howard celebrates the annual Love the Lyell community day and focuses on the future of freshwater in Kaikōura.
Kaikōura High School students helped plant 650 natives for the recent Love the Lyell planting day.
A new Canterbury high-country lakes report analyses the state and trend of water quality in 36 lakes.
Council and working groups focus on deterioration in water clarity of the Opāwaho/Heathcote river and Cashmere stream as part of the five-year compliance plan.
Christchurch West Melton Water Zone Committee Chair Kevin Brown updates us on a four-year planting project and a spotlight on the Ōtūkaikino River.
Held at Rāpaki Marae, the Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee’s October meeting featured presentations from several organisations working with freshwater.
Our 2019/20 recreational water quality report shows 18 of 23 monitored sites in North Canterbury are suitable for swimming this summer.