Environment Canterbury has been prioritising action on nitrate concentrations for many years.
News & events
Recent news articles have discussed whether nitrate in our drinking water can cause health problems. Naturally, this is cause for concern for all of us.
Environment Canterbury released its annual groundwater quality survey for 2018.
Recent media coverage has highlighted concerns regarding water bottling in general and the new consent application from Cloud Ocean Water Ltd.
Ashburton's 4x4 community now has a place to enjoy their favourite pastime without potentially disturbing wildlife in the Hakatere / Ashburton River
Find out more about Plan Change 7 to the Land & Water Regional Plan (LWRP) and Plan Change 2 to the Waimakariri River Regional Plan and how it may affect you.
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.
Celebrating a significant moment in the relationship journey between Environment Canterbury and Ngāi Tahu.
An increase in complaints of illegal structures for whitebaiting in rivers has led Environment Canterbury to visit waterways to assess the scale of the issue.
Head down to the Otipua Wetlands in Timaru on 14 September for a family-friendly day of fun and learning.
New central zone delivery manager Andy Barbati has been through a lot in the past nine years - from earthquakes to ECan and everything in between.
A ceremony at Ahuriri Lagoon marked the start of the project’s 130,000-plant planting phase, following the successful completion of engineering and earthworks.