Ashburton's 4x4 community now has a place to enjoy their favourite pastime without potentially disturbing wildlife in the Hakatere / Ashburton River
News & events
We investigate one of the world’s few, unique braided rivers, and uncover the stories of some of the people connected to this essential waterway.
Environment Canterbury is reviewing about 90 consents in the Hakatere/Ashburton River catchment to help achieve the community’s vision for the river.
Thanks to a group of dedicated volunteers, the future looks great for nine-hectare Staveley Camp Forest forest in Mid-Canterbury.
Environment Canterbury land management advisor Lachie Ashton has spent his career pursuing his dream of owning a high-country station.
The summer breeding season of 2018/19 has drawn to a close for the rare black-billed gull.
Environment Canterbury undertook a survey to get feedback from users of the Ashburton River/Hakatere to help develop a management strategy.
Environment Canterbury announced today that Council had resolved to make the Hinds Plan Change, Plan Change 2 to the Land & Water Regional Plan, operative on 1 June 2018.
Janine Holland, Ashburton Zone Manager on delivering community aspirations and bringing them together.
Barrhill farmer Malcolm Cairns says the Farm Environment Plan process provides farmers with practical tools to improve both environmental and economic outcomes.