Environment Canterbury is recommending several cost-effective and efficient practices farmers can adopt to reduce nitrogen loss.
News & events
A council-run rural water supply near Waimate has been impacted by high nitrate concentrations and is not meeting drinking water standards.
A review of efforts to address water quality issues in the Hinds catchment is a chance to celebrate, and 're-set'.
On 1 November, new intensive winter grazing rules came into force. Find out more about these new rules.
Illegal rubbish pits can affect soil and water quality - and are costly to clean up.
As the July cold really starts to bite, planning and preparation for intensive winter grazing will benefit farmers and the land greatly in Canterbury.
Environment Canterbury supports a proposal to exclude permanent exotic forests from the Emissions Trading Scheme.
Responding to criticism from Greenpeace, Environment Canterbury says it has always acknowledged the extent of the water quality challenge in our waterways.
Timaru Boys' High School students spent a day analysing water samples in the Ōpihi catchment.
Invasive weeds are being targeted through a four year project in Rakaia Gorge.
Agrecovery programmes provide a safe and sustainable way to dispose of old or unwanted chemicals.
Orari Temuka Opihi Pareora (OTOP) Water Zone Committee Chair, Lucy Millar, encourages those on private water supplies to make the most of free testing events.