Local Government Magazine

Category : 3 Waters

3 WatersEnvironment

Coastal cities: What’s in store?

Ruth LePla
Plans for New Zealand’s coastal cities must take into account ways to accommodate higher sea levels. By Liam Foster from Opus International Consultants. Rising seas will...
3 Waters

New thinking on freshwater management

Ruth LePla
Will collaborative processes help find the best ways to manage our country’s freshwater? Ruth Le Pla tests the waters. A new government report on freshwater management...
3 WatersEnvironment

Ecan adopts new approaches to river management & consenting

Ruth LePla
An Environment Canterbury initative provides a new option for short-term gravel extraction from the region’s rivers. Hugh de Lacy explains. Using gravel extraction as a...
3 WatersAwards

Calibre wins award for council’s wastewater biotechnology

Ruth LePla
Calibre Consulting has won an INNOVATE NZ silver award for its innovative use of biotechnology in Palmerston North City Council’s wastewater system. Calibre designed new...