Environment Canterbury announced today that Council had resolved to make the Hinds Plan Change, Plan Change 2 to the Land & Water Regional Plan, operative on 1 June 2018.
News & events
Terry Hewitt has had an amazing career but he says he now loves helping farmers comply with environmental regulations. He talked to Tony Benny.
Land Water Air Aotearoa (LAWA) has recently released its national 10-year summary trend for 2007-2016 for river water quality.
A fire on an 80-metre fishing ship in Timaru Port is contained. Update 1.
Environment Canterbury was called around 8 am Wednesday 4 April about a number of dead eels in Kaputone Creek.
They may be challenging to catch but the slippery eels surveyed at Wainono Lagoon this month provide us with valuable information. Read more about the Wainono lagoon eel population.
People don’t think too much about their brake pads until they need to stop their car but, there is more going on under the bonnet than you may think.
Council accepted the recommendations of a Hearing Panel on the Canterbury Regional Pest Management Plan.
Environment Canterbury is calling for landowners to help stop the spread of yellow bristle grass, an aggressive annual seeding plant which spreads rapidly through pasture, reducing pasture quality.
Environment Canterbury staff are currently on site at the property in Amberley where up to 1000 tyres caught on fire last night.
The final plan, Whaka-Ora Healthy Harbour, was presented to the Environment Canterbury council.
Specially trained detection dogs, Tahi and Nala, were put to work earlier this month in North Canterbury, sniffing out pest plant Chilean needle grass (CNG).