Nitrate in our water ECan report
Adams and ECan believe they can debate whether to allow democracy in Canterbury or keep their dictatorship to continue with their big water grab/ dairy conversion!
The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment (PCE) reports our water quality will get worse if dairy continues to grow
Dairy Farm compliance at just 44% in some parts of Canterbury!
ECan gives Intensive Dairy the go ahead in the Hurunui after Increaing Nitrate pollution by 25% to allow 70,000ha more Dairy Farming
Fresh Start for Fresh Water reforms. National's RMA 'improvements'
Protecting New Zealand's Rivers "The time to act is now" DOC Report November 2011
Auditor-Generals Review of Freshwater Quality Dairy Farms noted as a major problem and Councils for not managing Dairy Farms effectively
The National Policy Statement (NPS) for Freshwater Management 2011
Quote of the Week "The city's pure water, apart from being a natural resource of national significance, is worth $2.4 billion a year to the Christchurch economy" Sir Kerry Burke - Former ECan Chairman