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Strong interest in tsunami strategy

Hundreds of people attended two open days in Whitianga over Queen’s birthday weekend to discuss plans for a new Eastern Coromandel Tsunami Strategy being developed by Thames-Coromandel District Council (TCDC) and Waikato Regional Council.

Waikato District Lakes and Wetlands agreement to be signed

Joint media release from Department of Conservation, Fish & Game, Waikato District Council, Waikato Regional Council and Waikato-Tainui.
A new memorandum of agreement (MOA) aimed at helping better protect lakes and wetlands in Waikato District is being signed on Tuesday 7 June at 8am at the Twin Lakes Event Centre in Huntly.

Stop “dirty and dangerous” effluent spills

Dirty and dangerous discharges of effluent from stock trucks appear to be on the increase in the Waikato and the regional council has written to trucking firms asking them to take action to stop this practice.