Displaying items by tag: FRESH WATER

A report by the Government is offering further evidence that New Zealand’s freshwater is being impacted not just by farming but equally by urban development, forestry and other human activities.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 07:55

‘Don’t lose hope’

Farming families and communities keen to do the right thing on water should not lose hope and confidence in the consultation process, says a Canterbury dairy farmer and industry leader.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 July 2019 09:55

How do riparian strips fare long term?

Could our riparian systems become overloaded and therefore useless? 

Published in Opinion

OPINION: Most of us are under the impression that all New Zealand has fertile soil that’s great for growing food. It’s more or less a fairy tale.

Published in Opinion
Monday, 22 February 2016 14:25

Freshwater paper ‘useful’

Federated Farmers has welcomed the release of the Government's discussion paper on freshwater management as a "useful next step".

Published in General News
Monday, 22 February 2016 13:25

Irrigation NZ urges Government to act

Irrigation New Zealand welcomes the Government's 'Next steps for fresh water' consultation document but encourages the Government to 'get on with it.'

Published in General News
Thursday, 18 February 2016 12:55

Managing freshwater quality

MinisterEllisonRuddWatts legal experts Rachel Devine and Kathy Wilson summarise two main policy documents on freshwater management being considered by the Government.

Published in Management

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