Expressions of interest are now being sought for people interested in contributing to Southland’s future.
Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Waiau River at Tuatapere.
It’s important to be informed when choosing where you swim or collect shellfish.
Following last summer’s water shortage, Environment Southland is encouraging Southlanders to prepare early for a potential repeat event.