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Environment Southland Settle On 4.9% Rate Increase
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Environment Southland Settle On 4.9% Rate Increase

News Desk - Jul 01, 2020

Environment Southland approved its Annual Plan 2020-21 at today’s Council meeting. The focus is on striking a balance between meeting growing expectations to deliver on increasingly complex…

Council Reduces Expenditure
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Council Reduces Expenditure

News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

Environment Southland is striving to make considerable savings on its expenditure for the Annual Plan 2020-2021 ahead of its adoption next week. Last month the Council announced…

Eel Deaths Investigated
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Eel Deaths Investigated

News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

This morning our compliance team was called to investigate a number of dead eels in the Waihopai River behind Bill Richardson Drive. The eels were mainly found…

Aerial Flights Show Positive Improvements in Winter Grazing Practice
Environment, Farming
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Environment, Farming
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Aerial Flights Show Positive Improvements in Winter Grazing Practice

News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

Yesterday’s aerial compliance inspections saw positive improvements in winter grazing practices. Environment Southland chief executive Rob Phillips said farmers were advised last year that winter grazing practices…

Environment Southland Wants to See Big Improvements in Winter Grazing Practice
Covid-19, Environment
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Covid-19, Environment
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Environment Southland Wants to See Big Improvements in Winter Grazing Practice

News Desk - Jun 17, 2020

Environment Southland began its winter grazing aerial compliance inspections this week (weather permitting) with the first of several flights across Southland this winter. Environment Southland chief executive Rob…

Upgrade For City Transfer Station Floor
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Upgrade For City Transfer Station Floor

News Desk - Jun 04, 2020

The Invercargill City Council is preparing to begin upgrade work for the Transfer Station pit floor, after the work was delayed due to COVID-19. Work will begin…

Environment Southland Forecasts $3.5 Million Drop in Income
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Environment Southland Forecasts $3.5 Million Drop in Income

News Desk - May 29, 2020

Environment Southland is forecasting a drop in income of around $3.5 million in the coming 2020-21 financial year due to the impact of COVID-19 on tourism and…

New Bylaw Protects Southland’s Stop Bank Network
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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New Bylaw Protects Southland’s Stop Bank Network

News Desk - May 27, 2020

At yesterday’s Council meeting, the revised Southland Flood Control Management Bylaw was adopted. The bylaw, which becomes operative on Saturday 23 May, aims to manage and protect…

Grants Still Available From Mayoral Flood Relief Fund
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Grants Still Available From Mayoral Flood Relief Fund

News Desk - May 06, 2020

People affected by February’s flooding event can still make applications to the Mayoral Relief Fund for assistance, although they are being urged to get their requests in…

Watch Full Documentary): Michael Moore Presents “Planet of the Humans” Documentary
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Watch Full Documentary): Michael Moore Presents “Planet of the Humans” Documentary

News Desk - May 01, 2020

Michael Moore presents Planet of the Humans, a documentary that dares to say what no one else will this Earth Day — that we are losing the…