Planting to enhance native vegetation beside the Waimakariri River is creating a “corridor” for native birds and improving biodiversity.
News & events
New rules requiring land occupiers to ensure their goats are identifiable and fenced appropriately to prevent them escaping have been introduced.
Schools from around the Selwyn Waihora zone are taking ownership of stretches of river, planting native shrubs and trees on the banks.
Protecting rare and threatened bird species living in the Hurunui and Waiau rivers by controlling southern black-backed gulls.
We need your help spotting and reporting Chilean mayten (Maytenus boaria). Find out how to identify this plant.
The Zone Committee has approved $73,000 – over three years – of Immediate Steps funding towards pest weed control in the Dobson and lower Hopkins Valleys.
Debbie Eddington, Youth Engagement & Education Advisor had the chance to visit the Chatham Islands in a youth engagement and education capacity.
Four meetings throughout Canterbury have helped to spread the word about the proposed Biosecurity Advisory Groups and encourage community members to join.
The partners of the Whaka-Ora Healthy Harbour plan have signed a new memorandum of understanding
The culmination of years of work marked the successful construction of a ground-breaking Canterbury mudfish (kōwaro) protection project.
Biosecurity Advisory Groups will be established to assist in effectively managing plant and animal pests across the region.
With help of the conservation dog, Wink, local authorities have recently sniffed out and removed patches of the pest plant spartina from Canterbury waterways.