Environment Canterbury is praising the efforts undertaken by the owner of Kaikoura's historic Adelphi Hotel to ensure its deconstruction and demolition was done correctly.
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Here's a snapshot of some of the great initiatives being implemented in communities to help protect and restore the natural environment.
Tool for farmers to measure the nitrogen loss rates from their properties. “NCheck” has been approved region wide.
Region-wide farming campaign, reminding farmers of their responsibility to meet water quality limits and to help them find out whether they will need a consent
Agrecovery, in conjunction with Canterbury Regional Council, will shortly be holding collections for unwanted or expired agrichemicals in the Canterbury region.
The Community and Public Health division of the Canterbury District Health Board has lifted its algal bloom health warnings.
“Saving the world one day at a time” is what Kevin Heays often tells others of his job as Hurunui-Waiau and Kaikoura Zone manager.
Waikari deer and sheep farmers Lyndon and Millie Matthews have been awarded the Environment Canterbury Water Quality Award.
Environment Canterbury explains its approach to river margin encroachment.
Environment Canterbury has successfully prosecuted a contract milking company and a dairy farm owner for allowing effluent to overflow onto paddock.
Canterbury received average rainfall in December, however after three consecutive winters with very low recharge of groundwater, we expect:
The November 14 earthquakes have caused significant disruption and angst for many people. The recent emergency legislation has enabled us to assist in a number of ways – particularly around...