Environment Waikato is planning a major blitz on possums in the Hakarimata Ranges.
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A total of 34 candidates are vying for seats around Environment Waikato’s Council table, including 13 in a hotly contested Hamilton constituency.
Environment Waikato is to become a foundation member of the Lower Waikato River Enhancement Society – a group formed to restore the river’s banks.
Environment Waikato is looking to the Government to help extend the operation of the Waikato Region’s rail service to give it time to work through the issues.
The cost of retaining the Waikato Connection rail service to Auckland is likely to be too daunting for Environment Waikato.
Waikato secondary school students are getting creative in a bid to win a car to support SADD (Students against Driving Drunk).
The Waikato Region is at risk from the introduction of exotic marine organisms which can threaten natural marine ecosystems, commercial interests, recreational, cultural and amenity values and public health, Environment Waikato’s Policy Committee heard this week.
Environment Waikato’s Passenger Transport Subcommittee is considering a concessionary fare to support the newly launched commercial Dey St student bus service.
The number of people using Hamilton city buses has increased 8.6 percent in the past year, with one new service increasing more than 30 percent.
Environment Waikato has developed a series of factsheets on the small forest fragments left around the Waikato Region.
Environment Waikato has granted consents for taking water, discharge of cooling water, and discharge of contaminants to air from the Huntly power station site.
Environment Waikato is looking hard to find ways to save electricity – but it already has many energy efficient features in its Hamilton offices.
Environment Waikato has earmarked $40,000 to assist the Whaingaroa Habourcare group with fencing and planting of Raglan Harbour catchment.
Environment Waikato has granted resource consent for a boat ramp to be built at the Waikawau River mouth on the Thames Coast.
Environment Waikato is to prosecute Morrinsville farmers Bill and Don Cox and their company Cox Brothers Contracting Limited for obstructing Council staff investigating a complaint.
Environment Waikato is investigating options to continue the commuter rail connection between Hamilton and Auckland – but says it can do little until it gets concrete information on patronage and costs.
Environment Waikato has renewed consents for a Frankton asphalt plant to continue discharging contaminants to air.
Environment Waikato has endorsed a plan for the future direction of Whangamata.
Environment Waikato is promoting a wide range of approaches to improve the environmental performance of agriculture.
Environment Waikato has prepared a pack of information for anyone thinking of standing for a Council seat in October’s local government elections.