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Dom Post: Two years on from national water quality plan, nothing has been done

Peter Griffin posted in on June 16th, 2010.

Kiran Chug writes in the Dominion Post about the state of New Zealand’s waterways, which are still being polluted despite an inquiry two years ago which suggested sweeping reforms to clean them up. A report has gone to Environment Minister Nick Smith suggesting that strict rules be put in place to protect waterways, although the […]

Newsletter Digest: Clean streams, factory farming and Gardasil

Peter Griffin posted in on March 19th, 2010.

Black spots in clean streams report The fact that the disappointing results outlined in the Clean Streams Accord report were so widely reported today demonstrates how highly we value our environment. The report paints a grim picture for many parts of the country – “significant non-compliance” with council rules among dairy farmers is at 15 […]

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