South Canterbury’s Waihao Marae was a fitting location for a special meeting to better understand the history and importance of local Māori place names.
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The partners of the Whaka-Ora Healthy Harbour plan have signed a new memorandum of understanding
Environment Canterbury invites young people to the annual Regional Youth Voices Hui 20-22 June 2019.
Shedding light on fresh water mātaitai reserves and the importance of protecting them.
Steve Lowndes Chairman of Environment Canterbury about the progress made by farmers to protect mahinga kai values.
Environment Canterbury is promoting a Local Bill to Parliament which, if passed, would ensure continuing mana whenua representation on the Council.
Important issues around water management extend well beyond quality and allocation, writes Hurunui Waiau Zone Committee chairman John Faulkner.
The final proposal for the representation review was adopted at the Council meeting on 23 August.
At a public meeting yesterday the Environment Canterbury Council advised the Chief Executive that they would like to amend their initial proposal for representation as a result of submissions received.
Matariki, Māori New Year, two Environment Canterbury staff tell their story about their traditions celebrating the Māori New Year. Read more here.
Earlier this week Environment Canterbury welcomed Their Excellencies, The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigne, to Selwyn District.
The Co-Governors of Te Waihora / Lake Ellesmere (Environment Canterbury, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, Selwyn District Council and Christchurch City Council) today announced the start of a $3.5-million project...