Two Waikato farming enterprises have been convicted and fined a total of $49,000 for unlawful discharges of dairy effluent on a Waitetuna property, near Raglan.
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An amateur photographer with a keen eye has taken top spot in this year’s Hamilton Halo photo competition with his image of a rain-loving tūī.
Waikato Regional Council staff are concerned some residents may be treating dama wallabies as pets instead of pests.
NZ Pure Blue Springs Limited’s consent application to take water for bottling purposes from the Blue Springs has formally been put on hold.
Major new environmental gains and ongoing extensive protection for productive land are amongst benefits of a $40 million-plus expenditure programme by Waikato R
A project to restore kokako to Mt Pirongia is making solid progress with 20 bird re-locations due this year having been carried out already.
Waikato Regional Council’s investment fund return has come in $1.3 million better than expected for last financial year.
Waikato Regional Council is today working with others to help clear debris from the beach at Port Jackson after a yacht grounding late yesterday afternoon.
The drive to help protect the Waikato’s waterways has been given a $1.64 million boost with funding to two key projects.
A call for a levy on single-use plastic bags at supermarkets and shops is being supported by Waikato Regional Council.
Waikato regional councillors have today endorsed an updated Local Government New Zealand position statement on climate change, with a staff report noting most c
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A south Waikato dairy farming company has been prosecuted for the second time in four years for unlawfully discharging dairy effluent into the environment.
Visitors to Taupō’s Riverside Park will see a few changes over the coming weeks as native shrubs and trees are planted to help reduce the effects of erosion.
Enthusiastic volunteers have planted nearly 3000 native plants at Kiritehere beach to reduce the risk of coastal erosion and to support local biodiversity.
A special guest appearance by Ruben the Road Safety Bear will delight children at Thames library this week as part of its building transport holiday activity.
What do you want the Waikato to look like in 10 years’ time? What areas of work do you think the regional council should prioritise? What are your ideas for m
Waikato’s regional transport committee is supporting moves to lift the open road speed to 110 kilometres an hour where appropriate.
Waikato Regional Council is praising a group of Coromandel residents who are working to restore 65 hectares of fire-ravaged hillsides beside Whitianga Harbour.
Progress on a new catchment management plan for north Waikato’s Lake Waikare and the Whangamarino wetland is being made with the development of a significant landowner...