Another excellent fact based lecture from Dr Mike Joy with some very worrying data on declining freshwater quality:
Ruataniwha Board of Inquiry made a legal error when amending their draft nutrient approach for the dam.
In this age of the mega-dam and mega-storage projects, it is easy to forget that maybe some parts of NZ aren’t naturally the right places for intensive land use. Some hard facts on water…
An excellent piece of work by Life Member Ken Sims:
Yes, undeterred by (the Independent) Commissioner Nugent’s findings in 2011 that the cycle trail would have adverse effects on the Oreti fishery, Southland District Council and Environment Southland are at it again.
Same trail, but further away from the river in parts and a bigger bridge. Our submission is here:
Mike Joy’s fascinating lecture tour pulls no punches and lays down facts for all to see and hear. Recently he was invited to the “Let’s Talk Tairawhiti” worskhop in Gisborne. His analysis of the state of our freshwater caught the attention of the Gisborne Herald