A scientific investigation into potential groundwater movements under the Waimakariri River predicts a long-term increase in the level of nitrate.
News & events
Science Director Stefanie Rixecker discusses the Canterbury Water Management Strategy and its impact on water protection in Canterbury.
Talking about tuna, learning about local water management and enjoying a delicious hāngī were part of a spring day out for Omarama School students.
A little valley near Duntroon, which featured as Aslan’s camp in 'The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe' film, is being protected due to its ancient natural treasures.
Environment Canterbury has welcomed the announcement that a waterway in the Hurunui-Waiau zone has won the 2017 Cawthron Foundation supreme award for the most improved river in New Zealand.
South Canterbury farm business people produce food that is consumed across the world and none of this would be possible without water from the Opihi River.
Support and information sessions for farmers to stop the spread of Chilean needle grass.
Some of the world’s rarest birds, like the wrybill, live and breed along the Ashley-Rakahuri River.
A Canterbury coal mine has been fined $10,500 for causing sediment to run into a waterway.
The Wallaby geomap is live! This handy tool enables members of the public to report sightings of wallabies (dead or alive) while out in the bush.
Environment Canterbury reminds recreational river users to be vigilant while they are out enjoying the rivers over the spring and summer months.
A three-year project to investigate the impact of the Kaikōura earthquake on farmland in the district has officially launched.