Be in to win a picnic pack as part of the Love Our Lakes campaign in the Upper Waitaki lakes.
News & events
It only takes a small amount of poo to pollute a whole swimming area and ruin a lot of people’s summer holidays.
Learning about traditional mahinga kai, in and around our waterways was the theme of a special community meeting and hāngī in Omarama.
A jet skier has received the first infringement for the summer season, after colliding with another vessel on Loch Laird.
Farmer-led events are slowly shifting perceptions about wetlands in the Upper and Lower Waitaki zones.
An update on key swimming spots in South Canterbury at the start of the 2020/21 season.
Our advice on managing the clean up of the Ōhau Village fire, to minimise environmental impacts.
Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee Chair, Simon Cameron, gives an update on the last meeting on 16 October 2020.
The annual water quality results for the lakes and rivers of the Upper Waitaki are now available.
The upcoming Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee meeting, in Takapō on 16 October, will highlight recent water quality results and mahinga kai in the zone.
Six projects in the Upper Waitaki zone have been recommended for $95,000 of Immediate Steps funding supporting environmental values.
Rosemary Clucas is relishing her new role as South Canterbury’s Poū Matai Kō mahinga kai facilitator. Find out how she's helping protect ancient Māori art.