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.
News & events
Flooding can have devastating effects on a region. Significant steps have been taken to reduce the risk of potential flood damage from the Waimakariri River.
The Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee recently held a meeting at Lake Middleton and discovered its value for recreation and biodiversity.
Steve Lowndes Chairman of Environment Canterbury about the progress made by farmers to protect mahinga kai values.
When Canterbury University student Emma Coultas first applied for "every internship Environment Canterbury offered", she was looking for inspiration.
A denitrification wall pilot project at Silverstream Reserve led by EDR is showing positive results after three weeks.
Environment Canterbury’s role in consenting water use, and protecting our water supply.
A collective volunteer effort saw 78 hectares of Arthur’s Pass covered on a mission to cull the harmful purple pest plant, Russell lupin.
Mycoplasma Bovis is front and centre for many farmers as well as us at Environment Canterbury.
Living Here is sent to all households in the Canterbury region to give residents an overview of what is happening in the region.
Not many people can say they’ve had a bird’s eye view of the Canterbury water situation for almost a decade, but Dr Andy Pearce has seen the good, bad and ugly.
Endangered native birds, including the wrybill, black-fronted tern and black-billed gull have started to return to the Ashley-Rakahuri River for their breeding