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.
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.
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.
Schools from around the Selwyn Waihora zone are taking ownership of stretches of river, planting native shrubs and trees on the banks.
The week of September 10-14 will see an educational, interactive van travelling across South Canterbury teaching children about aquatic life.
An update on the legal claim from Forest and Bird relating to water zone committees.
Having a plan for winter grazing doesn’t need to be over-complicated – the key is having a plan in the first place.
The July meeting of the Christchurch West Melton Zone Committee was short and sharp as we moved swiftly through the agenda to enable the committee to focus on planning our...
Environment Canterbury has approved several new projects for Otipua-Saltwater Creek, including an engineering study of its weir.
Taking action to investigate what may have caused a decline in water quality at the Ahuriri Arm of Lake Benmore.