A review of efforts to address water quality issues in the Hinds catchment is a chance to celebrate, and 're-set'.
News & events
Water samples taken from the Ōtūwharekai Ashburton Lakes and streams over the past year confirm that water quality remains a concern.
Two recent community propagation workshops for farmers were held in Hinds and Hawarden.
New rules in the Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan will see more water kept in the Hakatere/Ashburton River.
New water monitoring equipment will provide some interesting insights into Te Puna-a-Taka/Lake Clearwater lake health.
Read about the Ashburton Water Zone Committee's recent field trip to Hekeao Hinds.
The Mid-Canterbury Catchment Collective (MCCC) has appointed a coordinator with funding from the Ashburton Water Zone Committee.
Applications close 30 May: Learn about what a Canterbury water zone committee is and how they support projects in their zones.
Some important work is happening underground at Te Puna-a-Taka / Lake Clearwater, to provide valuable insights into the health of the water.
Heading to the Ashburton/Ōtuwharekai lakes this summer? Keep an eye out for warning buoys that signal important monitoring equipment is nearby.
A recent field trip to Clareview’s regenerative farm system highlights the importance of pasture and how choosing the right mixture can improve soil health.
A research project about historical land use in the Ashburton district builds a better picture of how land has been used in the past.