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Mar 19, 2013

High Country Irrigation gets thumbs down


Cass river absraction and high country irrigation by P Morrison's P&E Ltd DECLINED

 

"The potential adverse effects of the activity on the environment would be more than minor"

and the cost of rectifying contaminated water bodies was very high and possibly irreversible

Press article   http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/8441347/Cass-River-scheme-gets-thumbs-down

Forest and Bird article http://www.forestandbird.org.nz/what-we-do/news/high-country-farm-denied-water-consents

Peter Morrison and wife Elizabeth (P&E Ltd)   owner of several dairy farms and P&E Ltd here http://www.nbr.co.nz/article/rita-angus-country-preserved-ch-137423 are appealing the decision..