Environment Canterbury reminds recreational river users to be vigilant while they are out enjoying the rivers over the spring and summer months.
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Recreational water quality sampling has found that, of the 52 monitored freshwater swimming sites, 12 have improved a grade, and four declined.
Environment Canterbury, Christchurch City Council and the Canterbury District Health Board are committed to working together to resolve quarry dust issues in the Yaldhurst area.
A three-year project to investigate the impact of the Kaikōura earthquake on farmland in the district has officially launched.
With irrigation season underway Environment Canterbury is reminding irrigators to be aware of where their water is going and irrigate the grass-not the road.
Waimakariri Irrigation Limited (WIL) has joined forces with Wellington-based irrigation software provider Regen to ensure that all of its shareholders will be operating at Good Management Practice (GMP) by 2020.
When acting Ashburton zone manager Janine Holland describes what the zone team is working on, the answer can be summed up in four words: “big, hairy, audacious goals”.
Lifestyle block owners in Waimakariri have discovered the benefits of good management during a three-week pilot project run by the Waimakariri Water Zone Committee.
A few weeks ago, Communications Advisor, Jazmine Maqueda, shadowed Andre Claydon, the Overseer of Field Services based at the Kāinga depot for a day.
Improvements in two recreational swimming spots - Lake Aviemore and Loch Laird – were discussed as part of a presentation on water quality from Environment Canterbury to the Upper Waitaki Zone...
Access to a recreation area along the Opihi River, near Waipopo, is open again after the completion of Environment Canterbury river erosion control works.
Diamond Harbour ferry passengers will continue to be able to jump straight on to a bus after arriving in Lyttelton.