News

Apr 17, 2012

ECan's plan to take more river water for irrigation is disputed


leading water scientists are concerned NZ's claim to clean green is being erroded by intensive farming practice

Environment Canterbury commissioner David Caygill tries to suggest another 40,000 hectares of The Canterbury Plains won't degrade the already 90% polluted rivers and streams to concerned leading water scientists and the wider public

 

http://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/6753662/Scientist-disputes-scope-for-irrigation