The Waitekauri River in the region’s east has had a cut of almost 20 per cent in levels of E. coli bacteria every year for the past 10 years.
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Community groups are being praised for efforts to combat kauri dieback.
Two former directors of a failed piggery operation, which posed a significant risk to the environment, have been convicted and fined thousands of dollars each.
Open day for Lake Waikare and Whangamarino wetland.
A multi-agency steering group has been set up to tackle the damaging agricultural pest velvetleaf in the Waikato region.
Farmers are being encouraged to get ahead of the game and prepare now for whatever final new environmental rules are rolled out for Waikato and Waipa rivers.
Harbourmasters say heed boating safety messages over bar crossings or risk death and serious injury.
It’s been 20 years since Ruben the Road Safety Bear launched. His look might have changed, but the foundation road safety skills he teaches hasn't.