Farmers in the Omarama area will get to ask questions about changes to farming land use consent rules at an upcoming briefing on 22 March 2019.
News & events
A community forum in Twizel highlighted how the five agencies with statutory responsibilities in the region had become more aligned in protecting the Mackenzie.
Lake Tekapo Regional Park has a new activity in time for summer – disc golf.
Environment Canterbury is advising campers and holidaymakers to take care and keep up-to-date with weather conditions when choosing campsites.
Two unique flax kete, filled with re-usable picnic gear, were woven to help spread the message to ‘Love Your Lakes’ and reduce rubbish in our waterways.
The Upper Waitaki Water Zone Committee provided funding to a stream enhancement project that will protect the threatened native fish bignose galaxias.
Protection of an endangered grasshopper in the MacKenzie Basin has been given a boost with the transfer of a key habitat into conservation land.
A popular little lake in the Mackenzie Basin, Lake Poaka, is getting some help to reduce invasive trees that are clogging its shoreline and surrounding wetlands.
It looks festive when its red berries are in season but cotoneaster is an invasive pest that spreads easily and crowds out native species.
Talking about tuna, learning about local water management and enjoying a delicious hāngī were part of a spring day out for Omarama School students.
The Wallaby geomap is live! This handy tool enables members of the public to report sightings of wallabies (dead or alive) while out in the bush.
It’s no surprise that Mat Baylis has ended up immersed in the management of water in the Waitaki region after growing up in Otematata and spending his childhood fishing, swimming…