Environment Waikato has launched internet information on its website to help dairy farmers meet Fonterra’s Clean Streams Accord requirements.
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Environment Waikato and Hauraki District Council’s independent Commissioner have approved resource consents and a change to an existing designation for an upgrade of the Turua Sewage Treatment Plant.
Environment Waikato has granted urban stormwater discharge consents for a number of Hauraki towns.
Environment Waikato and the Fire Service are cleaning up after a 20 tonne urea truck overturned on Tauwhare Rd just before midday, spilling its load into a nearby drain.
Environment Waikato is to provide funding to fence the Waiomu Domain’s esplanade reserve.
Environment Waikato is to provide $9500 towards an environmental education project and restoration work in the Tongariro National Park.
Environment Waikato is to help Rotokauri Lake Management Committee build a silt trap at Lake Rotokauri to improve the lake’s water quality.
Environment Waikato has received almost 500 submissions to its Draft Annual Plan, many in support of its proposal to protect natural heritage in the Region. Last year the Plan attracted 50 submissions.
Environment Waikato’s youngest submitter presents his views on protecting natural heritage to the Council’s Draft Annual Plan Hearings Committee this week.
Environment Waikato is to help Hamilton’s new Environment Centre to introduce an after school environmental learning programme.
Rain overnight has given some light relief to a very dry Lake Taupo – but it isn’t yet enough to make a long term difference.
Environment Waikato and Franklin District Council have granted resource consents for a quarry at Mangatangi.
Hamilton City Council wants more representation on Environment Waikato’s Regional Passenger Transport Subcommittee.
Environment Waikato is holding an open day on its proposed Tongariro River flood control works in Turangi next week.
Waikato councils have formed a Waikato Civil Defence Emergency Management Group to manage emergencies in the region.
Environment Waikato is clamping down on unregistered jetskis in its Region after more than two years of publicising the issue.
The number of road crashes in the Waikato have undergone a significant drop over the past five years, the Regional Road Safety Subcommittee heard this week.
Environment Waikato’s Commissioner has approved environmental resource consents for construction of the South Auckland prison.
Otorohanga District Council’s commissioner and Environment Waikato’s Restricted Coastal Activity Committee have recommended granting a resource consent for constructing a seawall to protect the Aotea area from erosion to the Minister of Conservation.
An Environment Waikato Hearing Committee has approved the removal of an area of mangrove bushes from Patiki Bay, Whangamata.