The Managing Unwanted Vegetation in Southland Rivers –
Concept Plan presents a new approach to managing vegetation in our river
corridors. The aim of the plan is to reduce the need for herbicide use
and to move to more sustainable methods of managing the land.
The alternatives being considered are various types of livestock
grazing, realignment of current fenced boundaries, cropping, commercial
and carbon forestry, native biodiversity restoration and development
projects/reserves, increased public access and facilities for recreation
and tourism, greater use of biological control to suppress key woody
Please provide your comments and further ideas on alternative
management options in the form below. For more information please
Concept Plan - Managing Unwanted Vegetation in Southland Rivers.