This month, I want to pay tribute to the amazing volunteers who so willingly give their time to the Avon Ōtākaro Network.
News & events
A stream walk app has been used to map over 12 kilometres of Silverstream and its tributaries to provide a broader understanding of the waterway’s ecosystem.
Water management decisions should be based on accurate data rather than gut feelings, says the newest member of Ashburton Water Zone Committee Cargill Henderson.
Septic tanks. It’s not something we necessarily think seriously about, but it's something all of us in Kaikōura need to give some attention to following the 2016 earthquake.
Sediment traps, which help reduce erosion and run-off into waterways, can now be installed on farms as part of a catchment-wide consent process in the Kakahu River catchment, near Geraldine.
A key driver for the Christchurch West Melton Water Zone Committee members is to share information with as many people as possible about the small but significant steps we can...
More than 80 people took part in a ‘beautiful day’ planting native species at Te Punatarakao wetland on Saturday 19 May.
Predator Deadpool 2018: What's on the list…
Feral cats, hedgehogs, ferrets. They may look cute and fluffy, but they are among a number of predators killing the
All are welcome to enjoy a morning outdoors at a community planting event at Te Punatarakao wetland on Saturday 19 May from 11am, hosted by Te Rūnanga o Waihao.
Environment Canterbury today welcomed Forest & Bird’s withdrawal of its application to the Environment Court for a declaration.
There’s some great work going on to protect and improve our waterways. But on a recent walking survey of the Kaikōura flats and town streams and drains, our staff found...
Land Water Air Aotearoa (LAWA) has recently released its national 10-year summary trend for 2007-2016 for river water quality.