Consents play an important role in managing and protecting the environment, but the process can be complex.
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Anyone caught dumping rubbish in any of our three regional parks may now find themselves slapped with an instant $750 fine.
Rates – it’s a five-letter word that makes most people’s eyes glaze over, although I suspect that isn’t so much the case in the farming sector.
With the days becoming shorter and colder, having good heating in your home is key. But do you know the best ways to burn cleaner?
Is dust simply one of life’s irritations – a nuisance at worst – or can something more be done to help those who are living with it day in and day out?
With the proposed increase in rates in our draft Long-Term Plan, find out how your rates could be impacted by using our new rates calculator tool.
The draft Long-Term Plan 2021-31 was adopted on Thursday, marking a milestone for the elected members of the Canterbury Regional Council.
Keeping black-billed gulls safe is one of our top priorities and it was disheartening to see that the latest incident has caused great damage to the colony.
Water is life. Out of a list of crucial tasks and ambitions, managing and nurturing our water is the most important job that Environment Canterbury has.
Biosecurity and pest management are our key responsibilities, and working with a range of agencies and the community is key to making progress in this space.
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.
Environment Canterbury purchases neighbouring heritage site to protect historical elements and providing options for future development.