Steve Lowndes discusses what the Waimakariri in flood would really look like, and whether our current protection measures are resilient enough.
News & events
Yesterday Greenpeace put out a public statement regarding the proposed representation on the Environment Canterbury Council for the 2019 elections.
The final proposal for the representation review was adopted at the Council meeting on 23 August.
During last week’s council meeting (24 August), Environment Canterbury Chair Steve Lowndes presented Peter Lowe with the Outstanding Contribution Award for his involvement in water management.
Earlier this week Environment Canterbury welcomed Their Excellencies, The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigne, to Selwyn District.
Today the Environment Canterbury Council adopted the Long-Term Plan 2018-28, confirming the activity and budget for the coming years.
Six new members to the Orari Temuka Opihi Pareora (OTOP) Water Zone Committee and the Lower Waitaki South Coastal Canterbury Water Zone Committee are helping to protect and improve the…
On Thursday 14th September we welcomed Greenpeace into the Tuam Street building. Councillor Iaean Cranwell greeted the group and staff sang our waiata in welcome.
Environment Canterbury today reported good progress on collaborative efforts to protect Canterbury’s iconic braided rivers.
Collaborative effort together with significant rule changes signal good news for Canterbury’s iconic braided rivers, Environment Canterbury said today.