Stream and river stability, soil stability and flooding are influenced by natural events and processes and people’s activities over an entire catchment. So, it’s important that we don't just manage a stream or river in isolation, but instead manage its catchment as a whole. This is integrated catchment management (ICM).
Waikato Regional Council manages our region’s catchments in partnership with local communities, to:
We've divided the region up into the eight catchment management zones below, for service delivery. Click on your zone area to find out who your local contacts are, and what's going on.
Not sure of your area? Go to a map (external link) . You can enter your address in the map search box to find out what zone you're in.