Protecting our way of life

Protecting the environment and the people who live and work in it, for a better way of life.

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Queenstown fast-track application declined

An expert consenting panel has declined a subdivision on the Frankton-Ladies Mile Highway.

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Company fined for using banned firefighting foams

Channel Infrastructure NZ Limited has been fined $169,000 for using the foam for training exercises.

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Environmental DNA monitoring a potential “game changer"

eDNA sampling gets us far closer to understanding the health and composition of our ecosystems.

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Streamlining the chemical assessment process

Amendments to the HSNO Act make it easier for us to assess hazardous substances.