Held at Rāpaki Marae, the Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee’s October meeting featured presentations from several organisations working with freshwater.
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Banks Peninsula farmers discuss how native and exotic forestry can be incorporated within the farm landscape to complement their current operations.
That’s the question people are being asked as public engagement begins on a project to develop a 30-year plan for the area.
Garrick Thorn, member of the Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee thanks the Wainui community for attending the September 2020 committee meeting.
Hear from Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee (BPWZC) Chair Benita Wakefield, on water quality and quantity in the zone.
A $38,500 Immediate Steps funding grant will go a long way in protecting a precious parcel of land in Banks Peninsula forever.
Planting has started along the banks of Cass Bay Stream in a bid to restore habitat for native species and improve the health of the harbour.
Minister of Conservation Eugenie Sage has announced that Pest Free Banks Peninsula will receive over $5M to enable predator eradication and create jobs.
Four projects in the Banks Peninsula Water Zone have received funding to help with fencing to exclude stock and protect native biodiversity.
Chair for Banks Peninsula Water Zone Committee, Benita Wakefield, provides a monthly update on what's been happening in the zone.
Erana Riddell, 21, is the first youth to become a full member of a water zone committee in Canterbury. Read on to find out her story.
From 1 November 2021, cruise ship masters and operators wishing to anchor in Akaroa Harbour will need to comply with guidance issued by Environment Canterbury.