TOXIC ALGAE - Low levels of toxic algae have been detected in Waituna Lagoon. Avoid contact with the water.
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The proposed Southland Water and Land Plan is in the appeals stage.
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Delve into water quality data, and find out about the environmental outcomes set for sites near you.
Find out more about the latest analysis from our water quality monitoring
A space for sharing information and science behind Southland's complex water system and its health.
Boaties are reminded to stay safe this Labour Weekend.
Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found low levels of toxic algae in Waituna Lagoon.
Environment Southland is leading a programme of work to identify the degree and impact of contamination at Tiwai Point.
An annual update of river water quality data on the LAWA (Land, Air, Water Aotearoa) website reveals that, in Southland, there has been little change in water quality over the last 10 years.
The following meetings of Council and its Committees are scheduled for November 2021
The following meetings of Council and its Committees will be held during the month of October 2021.
We're preparing to strengthen the Mataura River stopbanks at Gore and Wyndham and are seeking material sources.
The following are the meetings of Southland Regional Council (trading as Environment Southland) and its Committees, coming up during the month of September.