Drylands provide habitat for a range of specialised native insects and plant species. Protecting them is a priority for the Christchurch West Melton Water Zone.
News & events
Retired principal, John Cruden, is looking forward to bringing his scientific knowledge to the Orari Temuka Opihi Pareora (OTOP) Water Zone Committee table.
Selwyn Waihora Zone Delivery Lead Gill Jenkins has an update on sediment and stormwater, and thanks local landowners for supporting our mahi in the zone.
About 45 volunteers gave up time on their weekend to help reduce sedimentation in Whakaraupō / Lyttelton Harbour at the Cass Bay planting day recently.
The Selwyn Waihora Zone Committee welcomes new members and sets out its plan of action for the next three years.
Ashburton Water Zone Committee Chair William Thomas talks about the Committee's three-year action plan and welcomes new members.
Christchurch West Melton Water Zone Committee Chair Kevin Brown provides an update on the committee’s newest members and their plan for the year ahead.
The Ahuriri catchment in Twizel is benefitting from passionate local farmers and their will to improve water quality.
Have your say on two stormwater management plans, drafted by Christchurch City Council, to improve long-term stream health in Christchurch.
Rug up and join the Bay community's second planting day at Cass Bay, where they aim to plant 3000 more seedlings on 14 August.
The OTOP Water Zone Committee is developing a new action plan that prioritises the projects and activities they believe will have the most on-the-ground impact.
Applications close on Monday 2 August to join the Regional Water Management Committee. If you're passionate about protecting our wai, we want to hear from you.