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News & events
Canterbury farmers are facing a challenging winter and Environment Canterbury is working with industry bodies to offer advice and support.
Find the latest updates on rainfall, river flow and key roading updates across the region.
A QEII covenant and funding from Fonterra is helping to protect one of the best examples of a coastal scarp wetland in Kaikōura.
Ashburton water zone committee Chair William Thomas talks about the Mayfield Hinds Valetta consent renewal and our need to empathise with others.
Harrison Spraying Services Limited has been fined $120,000 after contaminating a water race which subsequently killed hundreds of fish.
Ashburton Water Zone Committee Chair William Thomas talks about his visit to Lake Clearwater and the challenge of preserving our high-country environment.
With crop residue burning season here, it is essential that the all rules and requirements are followed to manage any potentially adverse effects.
More than 40 consent reviews for water takes near the Hakatere River have been granted, as new monitoring stations provide a clearer picture on availability.
The latest LAWA data shows little change in water quality for Canterbury's rivers over the last 10 years.
Need help with your winter grazing? Here are some tips for what you should be thinking about on farm mid-winter.
All new planting plans need local and regional council approval, to make sure the land, plan and plants are suitable for planting.