Waste management is primarily the responsibility of your local district council throughout the different COVID-19 alert levels.
News & events
We work proactively with operators to help ensure they do not have oil spills, and that appropriate response equipment is available should one occur.
News item from December 2019: updates from Environment Canterbury's flood team in Timaru.
A retractable floodgate was installed in Belfast this month, marking the end of the construction for the Waimakariri Flood Protection Project.
Flooding can have devastating effects on a region. Significant steps have been taken to reduce the risk of potential flood damage from the Waimakariri River.
Work to close the two remaining gaps in the secondary stopbanks system for the Ashley River/Rakahuri starts this month.
Actually, tsunamis can happen in lakes too.
A report by multiple councils initiated to develop an online tool to help communities deal with waste in the aftermath of a disaster.