Fencing of two tarns (small alpine lakes) and a large wetland has now been completed at Balmoral Station near Lake Takapō/Tekapō.
News & events
A project to restore a section of Twizel River is being considered by the Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee.
Lower Waitaki Water Zone Committee chair Bruce Murphy recounts the group's achievements in the past quarter, including planting days and mahika kai projects.
The Waimakariri Water Zone Committee supports biodiversity funding for Oxford wetland to protect several types of flora including species of pygmy mistletoe.
A dedicated group set upon McCullochs Bridge in Lower Waitaki recently, to plant out the area with about 450 natives.
The Selwyn Waihora Zone Committee is conducting free nitrate testing clinics for people with private drinking water supplies.
Ashburton water zone committee Chair William Thomas talks about the Mayfield Hinds Valetta consent renewal and our need to empathise with others.
The Lower Waitaki Water Zone Committee has recommended two important willow control projects for $40,000 in biodiversity funding.
Kaikōura Water Zone Committee Chair Ted Howard updates us on what water zone committees do and the membership refresh.
Selwyn Waihora Water Zone Committee Co-Chair Les Wanhalla says the committee is looking for new members.
An educational campaign in Cashmere and the Port Hills is raising awareness for the negative effects sediment has on local waterways.
Community, industry and regional government are working together to restore native biodiversity values to a stream in the Ashburton region.