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
A planting day led by a Kaikōura dairy farmer has seen massive environmental benefits to his farm and the Lyell Creek.
A report released earlier in the year confirms that most fish and shellfish found in waters around Ōtautahi/Christchurch are safe to eat.
Regional winners at the 2019 Science Fair recently got the chance to present their projects to our Councillors and staff, with an overall winner crowned.
Polarcold Stores and an employee have been fined $242,350 after pleading guilty to charges of illegally discharging ammonia into Kaputone Creek.
What is a fish screen and why are they required.
A research project has found the most common potential source of soil contamination in North Canterbury is old sheep dips.
Chilean needle grass spread on the rise. Find out what to look out for and help stop the spread of this unwanted pest plant.
The Ōtākaro/Avon River was one of the finalists for the most improved rivers, showcasing what can be done when people and organisations work together.
The Orari Temuka Opihi Pareora (OTOP) zone committee recently visited one of the projects they elected to support with $36,000 of Immediate Steps funding.
A cross-agency effort to improve the condition of one of Christchurch’s most treasured waterways has led to national recognition for the Ōtākaro/Avon River.
The Christchurch West Melton zone committee held a workshop recently where they learned about the challenges Cashmere Stream faces.