One project is seeing community, contractors and councils work together to implement new stormwater technologies, aiming to improve stream health in Kaikōura.
News & events
New pathways, fencing and tracks around the mouth of the Hakatere/Ashburton River are improving the environment for the many native birds that inhabit the area.
A new Canterbury high-country lakes report analyses the state and trend of water quality in 36 lakes.
Held at Rāpaki Marae, the Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee’s October meeting featured presentations from several organisations working with freshwater.
An Ashburton dairy farmer who discharged sediment-laden water into an ecologically significant creek has been fined $35,000.
Banks Peninsula farmers discuss how native and exotic forestry can be incorporated within the farm landscape to complement their current operations.
More than 40 consent reviews for water takes near the Hakatere River have been granted, as new monitoring stations provide a clearer picture on availability.
Rural communities needing to dispose of unwanted farm waste can register for upcoming one-stop-shop rural recycling events happening throughout November.
Nearly 700 natives have been planted near McCullochs Bridge thanks to a dedicated team of volunteers in Lower Waitaki.
Our work to implement the Government's freshwater policy package has started, as we work to understand how Te Mana o te Wai applies in Canterbury.
Our experts have just analysed Canterbury's air quality for winter 2020, and the results are pleasing.
Selwyn Waihora Water Zone Committee Co-Chair Fiona McDonald provides an update on the Committee's work in the region.