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We monitor information about the environment to enable it to be managed for future generations.
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There are many opportunities for the community to participate in our decision-making processes.
On the look out for good uptake of good management practices for intensive winter grazing this year.
Councillors agree that climate change needs urgent action, but decide against declaring a climate change emergency.
We've received an application for resource consent to use land for the maintenance and use of an existing agricultural effluent storage pond.
We've received a resource consent application from Silver Fern Farms Limited for the disposal of waste product from a food processing operation.
We're calling for expressions of interest from contractors to be considered for works on various drainage and river works in the Southland region.
Come along to the Disctinction Hotel Te Anau and join the Regional Forum in hearing more about recreation and tourism in the area.
Environment Southland has made its decision on the Southland Regional Pest Management Plan 2019-2029.
Environment Southland has received an application for resource consents for a vegetable washing operation at Lochiel Branxholme Road, Invercargill.
The decisions on the Southland Regional Pest Management Plan and Biosecurity Strategy have been released.
Nominations are now open for the 2019 Environment Southland Community Awards. Click here for more details.
An independent report into compliance, monitoring and enforcement (CME) by New Zealand’s regional councils has found it is in relatively good shape.
If you're interested in seeing some of this process, read on...
Environment Southland councillors today adopted the Annual Plan 2019/20.
Southland has secured funding from the Provincial Growth Fund to carry out LiDAR modelling of the region.