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An unknown discharge is causing problems in the Kingswell Creek.
New rules are proposed for boaties, following the discovery that Undaria has spread further in Breaksea Sound.
We are pleased to announce the 17 members of the Regional Forum.
Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Waikaia River at Waikaia.
Completion of the Invercargill to Bluff walk and cycle trail is another step closer, with the majority of funding secured.
The Council has created mana whenua positions for two of its standing committees.
More funding is needed to ensure the success of the Mid Dome wilding conifer work.
Our latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Hamilton Burn at Affleck Road.
A document outlining staff responses to written submissions on the pest plan has been released publicly.
Lake snow has been confirmed in Lake Manapouri.
Here are the meetings of Council's committees for the month of March 2019.
Expressions of interest to join the Regional Forum closed on Friday and 60 applications were received.
The hearing for the proposal for the Southland Regional Pest Management Plan is being held on Monday and Tuesday.
An application to establish three marine farms in Big Glory Bay, and the marine farming activity required to manage and operate them.