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.
News & events
Environment Canterbury released its annual groundwater quality survey for 2018.
Recent media coverage has highlighted concerns regarding water bottling in general and the new consent application from Cloud Ocean Water Ltd.
Find out more about wetlands on your property and how you can help to protect them.
Ashburton's 4x4 community now has a place to enjoy their favourite pastime without potentially disturbing wildlife in the Hakatere / Ashburton River
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.
An increase in complaints of illegal structures for whitebaiting in rivers has led Environment Canterbury to visit waterways to assess the scale of the issue.
New central zone delivery manager Andy Barbati has been through a lot in the past nine years - from earthquakes to ECan and everything in between.
Join Sustainable Coastlines and Environment Canterbury for a planting day at the Waimakariri River on Saturday, September 21.
Selwyn Waihora Water Zone Committee Co-Chair Les Wanhalla talks about community engagement and the urban water infrastructure in the region
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.