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 42-hectare remnant of the native forest in Banks Peninsula has been protected and will continue to support native wildlife thanks to a farmer-led effort.
275 audits have been completed by Environment Canterbury-approved independent auditors with results showing a steady improvement in environmental performance.
Having a plan for winter grazing doesn’t need to be over-complicated – the key is having a plan in the first place.
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.
Chief Operating Officer Nadeine Dommisse reflects on the significant progress being made towards meeting farmers’ increased environmental responsibilities.
Waimakariri zone committee member Cam Henderson about his learnings from his scholarship programme, investigate global agricultural practices around the world.
Third generation Cust farmer Roscoe Taggart believes that continuous innovation is vital for sustainable arable farming.