With the long weekend almost here, recreational water users are being reminded to avoid contact with some Canterbury and South Canterbury waterways.
News & events
Velvetleaf is one of the world's worst cropping weeds, affecting many arable crops by competing for nutrients, space, and water.
New Zealanders are being encouraged to do their surfing online before hitting their favourite swimming spots this summer.
More than 150 landslides have created dams in rivers and streams since the 7.8 magnitude earthquake on 14 November and subsequent aftershocks.
Evaluating the use of purposeful recharge to help replenish declining groundwater levels, restore flows in the coastal drains and improve water quality.
Check out our efforts to encourage native birds to nest along the Ashley River/Rakahuri.
Environment Canterbury Chief Scientist Tim Davie explains why tuna (freshwater eels) have become stranded in the Selwyn River and why flows are so low.
Environment Canterbury announced today that the Land & Water Regional Plan would be made fully operative on 1 February 2017.
The November 14 earthquakes have caused significant disruption and angst for many people. The recent emergency legislation has enabled us to assist in a number of ways – particularly around...
Adrian Meredith, Environment Canterbury Principal Surface Water Quality Scientist, explains why flows in the Selwyn River are currently so low.
Environment Canterbury is working with the Cashmere Stream Care Group and other partners to improve water quality in the Cashmere Stream catchment.
The Hinds Plains community began intensive flow and water quality monitoring at 27 sites on eight drains in the Hinds Plains area in August 2014.