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Tag: Environment Southland

Job & Biodiversity Wins For Southland
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Job & Biodiversity Wins For Southland

News Desk - Jul 07, 2020

Environment Southland is setting its sights on enhancing biodiversity in Southland and contributing to the region’s post COVID-19 economic recovery, thanks to $4.5million of Government funding that…

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…

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…

Over 700 People Give Feedback On Toheroa Protection Proposals
Community, Environment
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Community, Environment
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Over 700 People Give Feedback On Toheroa Protection Proposals

News Desk - Mar 10, 2020

Community feedback on four options to reduce the impact vehicles have on juvenile toheroa at Oreti Beach closed with 747 survey forms completed. Environment Southland chairman Nicol…

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
News
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News
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GreyPower Candidates Meeting – Review by Mal

Malcolm Gayfer - 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…