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Activities that might affect the environment could require a resource consent from us.
Read about land management issues and good environmental practices.
Get the latest air quality information and monitoring results.
We monitor information about the environment to enable it to be managed for future generations.
Check out a range of helpful information for our farming community.
There are many opportunities for the community to participate in our decision-making processes.
The following meetings of the Committees and Council of Environment Southland will be held in September 2016.
A $400,000 grant from the New Zealand Lottery Grants Board has provided additional funding for the Mid Dome Wilding Trees Charitable Trust.
The council has selected the hearing panel for the proposed Southland Water and Land Plan.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Southland Community Environment Awards!
Submissions to the proposed Southland Water and Land Plan close next week.
Southland Regional Land Transport Committee will work collaboratively with other south island transport committees.
Nominations for candidates in the 2016 Local Authority Elections will open on Friday 15 July.
Invercargill and Gore are now both in breach of the Government’s National Environment Standards for Air Quality (NES).
Southland’s air quality data is now available on the national environmental monitoring website LAWA.
Island Escape Cruises Limited has applied for a coastal permit to undertake commercial activities adjacent to Fiordland National Park.
The proposed Southland Water and Land Plan has been notified. Read more.
Biosecurity officers are trying to track down the owners of a dead wallaby found on the side of the road.
These are the meetings of Council and its Committees to be held in June 2016 at Environment Southland
Proposal to Incorporate more info in Plan
Extraordinary Meeting of Council to be held on 27 May 2016