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Toxic algae season is here

Posted on 23 December 2020

With the onset of warmer weather the risk of toxic algae throughout the greater Wellington region is rising, with some rivers now over the limit for safe swimming.

Toxic algae season is here
Posted on 23 December 2020
With the onset of warmer weather the risk of toxic algae throughout the greater Wellington region is rising, with some rivers now over the limit for safe swimming.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/toxic-algae-season-is-here/

No penguins were harmed in the making of this case – but only by luck

Posted on 17 December 2020

eNZoil (NZ) Ltd has been convicted and fined for discharging between 5000 and 6000 litres of refined transformer oil from their operation into the stormwater network and subsequently Seaview Marina.

No penguins were harmed in the making of this case – but only by luck
Posted on 17 December 2020
eNZoil (NZ) Ltd has been convicted and fined for discharging between 5000 and 6000 litres of refined transformer oil from their operation into the stormwater network and subsequently Seaview Marina.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/no-penguins-were-harmed-in-the-making-of-this-case-but-only-by-luck/

Greater Wellington’ parks face the future

Posted on 14 December 2020

Greater Wellington Regional Council has just endorsed a new ten-year management plan for its regional parks which sets the direction for their evolution over the next decade.

Greater Wellington’ parks face the future
Posted on 14 December 2020
Greater Wellington Regional Council has just endorsed a new ten-year management plan for its regional parks which sets the direction for their evolution over the next decade.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/greater-wellington-parks-face-the-future/

Our region’s green mindset shines through as a top priority in the Long Term Plan

Posted on 10 December 2020

Environmental protection and enhancement, accessible and efficient public transport, and action on the climate emergency – have been ranked by our community as Greater Wellington’s top priorities, reports a survey on Greater Wellington Regional Council’s 2021-2031 Long Term Plan.

Our region’s green mindset shines through as a top priority in the Long Term Plan
Posted on 10 December 2020
Environmental protection and enhancement, accessible and efficient public transport, and action on the climate emergency – have been ranked by our community as Greater Wellington’s top priorities, reports a survey on Greater Wellington Regional Council’s 2021-2031 Long Term Plan.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/our-region-s-green-mindset-shines-through-as-a-top-priority-in-the-long-term-plan/