Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee Chair, Simon Cameron shares the zone committee's goal for this summer.
News & events
The Ahuriri catchment in Twizel is benefitting from passionate local farmers and their will to improve water quality.
Fencing of two tarns (small alpine lakes) and a large wetland has now been completed at Balmoral Station near Lake Takapō/Tekapō.
A project to restore a section of Twizel River is being considered by the Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee.
Environment Canterbury and Wilding Free Mackenzie are working together with local volunteers to stop the spread of wilding conifers in the Mackenzie Basin.
Regional Land Transport Plan 2021-31 seeks resilience to extreme events and fewer emissions.
Find the latest updates on rainfall, river flow and key roading updates across the region.
Help protect the precious wai of our region by applying to join your local water zone committee. Applications close Monday 10 May.
Wai We Care: Read about what a zone committee is, and some of the environmental projects they get involved with.
With the fire risk in Canterbury remaining high, the Lake Pukaki and Lake Ōhau fires in 2020 remind us of the devastation that wildfires can cause.
The Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee recommended $5000 of biodiversity funding be used to achieve the Lake Alexandrina Conservation Trust's planting goals.
Here’s the top lakeside picnic spots in Upper Waitaki, as nominated by you!