Our engagement document ‘Towards a new plan - Water and Land’ is now available for your feedback.
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The Navigation Safety Bylaws and Regional Coastal Plan are updated concurrently to remove inconsistencies. Submissions to have your say close at 5:00pm on 11 September 2015.
Read more about the Navigation Safety Bylaws Review >>
Packed with interesting stories and updates, the latest issue of the Envirosouth is now available for download.
Read more about the Envirosouth - August 2015 >>
LAWA brings together water quality monitoring information from across the country in one place, in a common and easy to understand format.
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Monday, 17 August 2015 11:06 a.m.
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Sunday, 2 August 2015 09:47 a.m.
Tuesday, 7 July 2015 03:10 p.m.
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 05:11 p.m.
Submissions close on Friday, 30 October 2015
We are currently reviewing the Regional Water Plan for Southland and the Regional Effluent Land Application Plan with a view to updating these to form the new Water and Land Plan. This process makes up the second main component of ... Read More
Submissions close on Friday, 11 September 2015
A review of the Southland Regional Council Navigation Safety Bylaws (2009) began in 2014 as required under the Local Government Act (2002). This review seeks to provide for greater national consistency through the removal of unnecessary Schedules from the document.
In an effort to remove unnecessary duplication and inconsistency, it is proposed that the provisions within the Regional Coastal Plan for Southland 2013 that solely relate navigational matters on the Lower Oreti River be relocated to within the Southland Regional ... Read More
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Environment Southland has a range of monitoring sites across Southland.
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Environment Southland has soil moisture maps to help you decide if soil conditions are suitable for effluent disposal.
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Environment Southland is working to help manage the cumulative effects of intensive agricultural land use on the region's water quality.
For more information click here.