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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.
A hearing for the Proposal for a Southland Regional Pest Management Plan will get underway on 15 February.
Consent applications for new dairy farming received on behalf of M J Adams Trust.
Expressions of interest are now being sought for people interested in contributing to Southland’s future.
Council and Committee meetings to be held in the month of January 2019
Last week councillors approved the final swimmability targets for Southland.
Correction of Applicant's Name
Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Waiau River at Tuatapere.
We are disappointed in Fish & Game NZ's assertion of "an environmental disaster" relating to sediment run-off.
It’s important to be informed when choosing where you swim or collect shellfish.
We've received an application from Miraka Farms Ltd for resource consents for an expanded dairy farm.
We've received an application from Hillview Dairying Limited for resource consents for dairy farming at Winton.
Following last summer’s water shortage, Environment Southland is encouraging Southlanders to prepare early for a potential repeat event.
Compliance continues to improve among Southland farmers.
New information shows the extent of slime algae or periphyton levels in Southland rivers: and the news is good.
Woldwide One Ltd and Woldwide Two Ltd have applied for resource consents to expand and operate two farms at Otautau.