Farmers around the region must be wary of the potential hazards irrigation on roads can cause for motorists this summer.
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A research project has found the most common potential source of soil contamination in North Canterbury is old sheep dips.
Farmers in Hurunui and Kaikōura with erosion-prone land are eligible for funding to help reduce the movement of sediment down hillsides and into waterways.
Want to reduce your run-off this summer? This checklist can help you to minimise on-farm costs and loss of contaminants to waterways.
Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee Chair, Simon Cameron, gives an update on the action being taken to address a decline in water quality in the Ahuriri.
Kaikōura's newest breed of farmers are shaking up the way things are traditionally done on-farm, showing the way for improving water quality.
A 42-hectare remnant of the native forest in Banks Peninsula has been protected and will continue to support native wildlife thanks to a farmer-led effort.
Having a plan for winter grazing doesn’t need to be over-complicated – the key is having a plan in the first place.
Environment Canterbury has approved several new projects for Otipua-Saltwater Creek, including an engineering study of its weir.
Environment Canterbury has been prioritising action on nitrate concentrations for many years.
Taking action to investigate what may have caused a decline in water quality at the Ahuriri Arm of Lake Benmore.
Chief Operating Officer Nadeine Dommisse reflects on the significant progress being made towards meeting farmers’ increased environmental responsibilities.