Dacia Herbulock posted in fresh water • freshwater • freshwater management • freshwater policy • freshwater quality • National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management • water standards on July 3rd, 2014.
New standards for freshwater announced today for the first time set quantitative limits for water quality. Incorporating the national “bottom lines” for water quality put forward for consultation last year, the new standards will take effect from 1 August 2014, with a deadline for implementation by regional councils moved forward to 2025. A high-level summary including infographics on freshwater quantity […]
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