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News & events
Environment Canterbury Chair Jenny Hughey has welcomed the Government’s declaration of a climate emergency.
Learning about traditional mahinga kai, in and around our waterways was the theme of a special community meeting and hāngī in Omarama.
Kaikōura Plains Recovery Project has worked with staff and local landowners post-quake, identifying and managing significantly wet areas on-farm.
Improving water quality at Waitarakao Washdyke Lagoon is the aim of a pollution prevention programme with local industrial businesses.
Climate change, natural habitat loss and species extinctions, increasing pollution in our oceans need to be on top of our priority list.
Kaikōura Zone Delivery Manager Kevin Heays provides an update on effluent testing in the district.
Join the Otipua-Saltwater Creek Catchment Group for a week of 'Bioblitz' themed events around Timaru.
A jet skier has received the first infringement for the summer season, after colliding with another vessel on Loch Laird.
One project is seeing community, contractors and councils work together to implement new stormwater technologies, aiming to improve stream health in Kaikōura.
New pathways, fencing and tracks around the mouth of the Hakatere/Ashburton River are improving the environment for the many native birds that inhabit the area.
A recent funding boost will help local, regional and national stakeholders protect Waiau Toa/Clarence River's bird habitat and rare plant species.