Environment Canterbury has approved several new projects for Otipua-Saltwater Creek, including an engineering study of its weir.
News & events
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.
Third generation Cust farmer Roscoe Taggart believes that continuous innovation is vital for sustainable arable farming.
Independent report released investigated the way all Resource Management Act plans that apply in the Basin deal with key issues.
Reminding farmers to review their management stock on winter feed blocks.
Biosecurity Advisory Groups will be established to assist in effectively managing plant and animal pests across the region.
Environment Canterbury announced its recognition of a programme designed to offer a robust and consistent assessment of Farm Environment Plans (FEPs).
Farmers were challenged to come up with good winter grazing tactics for ‘tricky’ paddocks at a series of practical workshops.
Making informed decisions using technology has created more productive land use for farms while reducing their environmental impact.
Farmers in the Omarama area will get to ask questions about changes to farming land use consent rules at an upcoming briefing on 22 March 2019.