Schools from around the Selwyn Waihora zone are taking ownership of stretches of river, planting native shrubs and trees on the banks.
News & events
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.
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 July meeting of the Christchurch West Melton Zone Committee was short and sharp as we moved swiftly through the agenda to enable the committee to focus on planning our...
Environment Canterbury has been prioritising action on nitrate concentrations for many years.
Taking action to investigate what may have caused a decline in water quality at the Ahuriri Arm of Lake Benmore.
Zone Committee welcomes the Addington Brook Catchment Plan to improve the water quality of this urban stream.
Hurunui Waiau Zone Committee set the tone for the community engagement they wish to undertake concerning wetland protection and enhancement.
Chief Operating Officer Nadeine Dommisse reflects on the significant progress being made towards meeting farmers’ increased environmental responsibilities.
Canterbury mayors have reaffirmed commitment to collaborative management of the region’s freshwater through the Canterbury Water Management Strategy (CWMS).
Environment Canterbury is reviewing about 90 consents in the Hakatere/Ashburton River catchment to help achieve the community’s vision for the river.