Local Government Magazine

Tag : Ministry for the 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...
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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...

Great management: Top projects

Ruth LePla
The recent McGredy Winder 2015 SOLGM Local Government Excellence Awards celebrate some of the sector’s best-managed projects. Selwyn District Council’s Project Helix, which led to...