Tagged: Water storage

Collaborative water management delivers local solutions in north Canterbury - Waiology

Waiology Apr 04, 2013

By David Eder and Ian Whitehouse In July 2013 the Hurunui-Waiau Zone Committee will notch up three years of work. It was set up as part of the Canterbury Water Management Strategy – a collaborative process for finding local solutions to water issues within an environmentally sustainable framework. In July 2010 the committee’s daunting task was … Read More

Water storage is not a panacea - Waiology

Waiology Nov 07, 2011

By Daniel Collins Federated Farmers released their election year manifesto last week. In the press release, President Bruce Wills said: “Water storage represents New Zealand’s strategic ace. Water storage removes the annual lottery all New Zealanders face from La Niña, El Niño or a changing climate. Our rainfall is plentiful but we miss opportunities with most of it washing … Read More