During summer it is especially important that dog owners know the potential dangers cyanobacteria present in our region's waterways.
News & events
Restoration projects and changing policies worldwide has been celebrated for the 25th time on World Wetlands Day.
Lake Clearwater has been deemed safe for swimming, after testing reveals that the cyanobacteria currently found in the lake is not a risk to health.
Ashburton Water Zone Committee Chair William Thomas looks back on 2020 and outlines the challenges the Committee will face in 2021.
Water is life. Out of a list of crucial tasks and ambitions, managing and nurturing our water is the most important job that Environment Canterbury has.
It only takes a small amount of poo to pollute a whole swimming area and ruin a lot of people’s summer holidays.
Paula Smith, member of the Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee talks about water use across the peninsula this summer.
Outstanding services to the environment over several years were acknowledged with awards to three people at yesterday’s Environment Canterbury council meeting.
Kaikōura Zone Delivery Manager updates us on a school visit, effluent testing, fire risks and signs off for the summer break.
Lower Waitaki South Coastal Canterbury Water Zone Committee chair Bruce Murphy reflects on the year that was and talks about challenges along the way.
Canterbury farmers are some of the most productive and efficient in the country. Find out how Stu has managed his consent process.
Conservation, climate change and challenges are all common themes for Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee. Hear from the Chair as she signs off for 2020.