Local Government Magazine

Category : Environment

Environment

Plantation forestry rules: Gear up for change on May 1

Ruth LePla
Oliver Hendrickson outlines the new national environmental standards for plantation forestry. In August last year, the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and the Ministry for...
Environment

Not green enough: Local government, the Resource Management Act & the environment

Ruth LePla
Geoffrey Palmer says the performance of local government in relation to the environment seems to be seriously deficient. The Resource Management Act 1991 conferred on...