Articles from 2014

Articles, reports and content from the Manuherikia Catchment Water Strategy Group in 2014...

Article posted on 15/11/2014

Article written by the MCWSG for the Mirror newspaper, November 2014

It’s likely a proposal to upgrade the Falls Dam scheme to provide reliable irrigation in the Manuherikia Valley can be “fine-tuned” to reduce costs, Manuherikia Catchment Water Strategy Group deputy chairperson Gary Kelliher says.

Article posted on 15/10/2014

Article by the MCWSG summarising the ORC’s new water quality rules (Plan Change 6A)

In May this year (2014) the Otago Regional Council introduced new water quality rules, known as Plan Change 6A (PC6A).

Article posted on 30/05/2014

Big decision ahead on irrigation – Otago Daily Times article

Manuherikia Valley landowners will decide next February on a proposal to extend the valley’s irrigation scheme.

Article posted on 22/05/2014

Media release from the Manuherikia Catchment Water Strategy Group May 2014 – Date set for decision on Manuherikia water

Manuherikia Valley landowners will be asked to decide in February (2015) how the catchment’s irrigation water should be used in the future.


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