News

Nov 20, 2013

'have your say' about higher river pollution limits


Amy Adams wants NZ to decide which rivers to sacrifice, While The PCE produce a damning  freshwater report. Submissions in by 4 February 2014

Environment Minister Amy Adams PR about NZ's water taking 140 years to be polluted

http://www.beehive.govt.nz/speech/improving-our-freshwater-management

 

links to information and online feedback form to make yourself heard about NZ's rapid water pollution submissions in by 5pm on Tuesday, 4 February 2014

http://consultation.mfe.govt.nz/content/proposed-amendments-national-policy-statement-freshwater-management-2011

 

National Party PR document about their amendment

pdf 2.6MB http://www.mfe.govt.nz/publications/water/proposed-amendments-nps-freshwater-management/proposed-amendments-nps-freshwater-management.pdf

 

The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment  press release about their report on water quality http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/9425346/Dairy-farming-harming-water

http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/farming/dairy/9425289/Waterways-will-get-worse-Commissioner

 

PCE link to report http://www.pce.parliament.nz/media/media-releases/new-report-a-straight-forward-guide-to-water-quality