Environment Canterbury is working with the Cashmere Stream Care Group and other partners to improve water quality in the Cashmere Stream catchment.
News & events
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.
One of the recommendations of the Hinds Drains Working Party (HDWP) was to determine a variable flow regime for Hinds Drains.
A multi-agency taskforce was set up in June 2016 to identify and coordinate actions to improve the health of the Waitarakao Washdyke environment.
The Hurunui Waiau water zone committee, along with Environment Canterbury, is developing a long-term water management solutions package for the zone.
If your wastewater system has been damaged you will need to replace or fix it as soon as possible. If your replacement system meets certain conditions...
Twenty pairs of terns have established a colony on one of eight newly created weed-free islands along the Ashley River.
Environment Canterbury and several other organisations are working with a landowner to protect and rehabilitate the margins of Lake Lyndon on State Highway 73.
Environment Canterbury announced the way new funding for wilding conifer control would be allocated and administered in the region.
The Targeted Stream Augmentation (TSA) project looks at the feasibility of supplying lowland streams with alternative water sources.
ECan advises those affected by the North Canterbury earthquakes to take a pragmatic approach dealing with issues that could have environmental impacts.
We monitor 52 popular swimming sites in Canterbury and the recently published data for 2015/16 shows an improvement in water quality at 12 sites.