News

Oct 22, 2011

Rakaia Water Consevation Order under threat


Trustpower seeks to take more water than the WCO allowes, to increase irrigation on the plains

Submissions to be in by November 21st

Trustpowers application

http://ecan.govt.nz/get-involved/consent-projects/rakaia-wco/Pages/application.aspx

 

Once again Conservation Minister Nick Smith wants to overturn a Conservation Order

Smith Targets Rakaia Conservation Order National Buisness Review article

 

The Press release

TrustPower Bid to Lift Water Consevation Order

 

ECan info

Rakaia WCO

and

PUBLIC NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION TO AMEND THE NATIONAL WATER CONSERVATION RAKAIA RIVER ORDER 1988

Online Submission Here

ECan Info about your Submission Here