Tag: Environment Southland

Feedback Sought On Options To Protect Toheroa At Oreti Beach
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Feedback Sought On Options To Protect Toheroa At Oreti Beach

News Desk - Jan 13, 2020

Environment Southland is seeking feedback on options to protect our vulnerable toheroa, a native surf clam, from the impacts of vehicles on Oreti Beach. It has been…

GreyPower Candidates Meeting – Review by Mal
Election 2019, News
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Election 2019, News
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GreyPower Candidates Meeting – Review by Mal

Mal - Sep 24, 2019

The winner's time for last year's Southland marathon was 2.31.24. I can't recall what the weather conditions were like when the race was run. The point I'm…

EXCLUSIVE: Letter To Auditor General &  Audio Of ICC Extraordinary Meeting  (21/9/19)
Election 2019
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Election 2019
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EXCLUSIVE: Letter To Auditor General & Audio Of ICC Extraordinary Meeting (21/9/19)

News Desk - Aug 29, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: What's On Invers have obtained a copy of the letter sent to the Auditor General requesting an investigation into the Wastenet tender. The letter from Southland…

Pest Management Plan Released With Biosecurity Strategy
Entertainment, News
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Entertainment, News
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Pest Management Plan Released With Biosecurity Strategy

News Desk - Jun 14, 2019

Environment Southland on Thursday 13th June, released the Southland Regional Pest Management Plan and accompanying decisions report and Biosecurity Strategy. Chairman Nicol Horrell said he believes the…

More Undaria Discovered In Fiordland
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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More Undaria Discovered In Fiordland

News Desk - May 08, 2019

A further discovery of the invasive seaweed Undaria pinnatifida (Undaria) at a new site in Fiordland is disappointing, but should not be seen as an opportunity to…

Toxic Algae Found In The Aparima and Oreti Rivers
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Toxic Algae Found In The Aparima and Oreti Rivers

News Desk - Mar 27, 2019

Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae in the Aparima River at Thornbury and the Oreti River at Winton Bridge. Environment Southland…

Toxic Algae Found In The Waikaia River At Waikaia
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Toxic Algae Found In The Waikaia River At Waikaia

News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Waikaia River at Waikaia. These algae can produce toxins that are…

Toxic Algae Found in the Hamilton Burn at Affleck Road
Environment, Farming
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Environment, Farming
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Toxic Algae Found in the Hamilton Burn at Affleck Road

News Desk - Mar 07, 2019

Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Hamilton Burn at Affleck Road. These algae can produce toxins that…

Lake Snow Confirmed in Southland Waterway
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Lake Snow Confirmed in Southland Waterway

News Desk - Feb 28, 2019

Southland water enthusiasts are urged to be vigilant about keeping their equipment clean, in an effort to prevent freshwater pests, like lake snow from spreading to more…

Toxic Algae Found in The Waiau River at Tuatapere
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Toxic Algae Found in The Waiau River at Tuatapere

News Desk - Dec 19, 2018

Environment Southland’s latest monitoring has found elevated levels of the toxic algae benthic cyanobacteria in the Waiau River at Tuatapere. These algae can produce toxins that are…