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Swimmability standards already in effect in the Horizons Region

Swimmability standards already in effect in the Horizons Region

Horizons Regional Council has welcomed Prime Minister Bill English and Minister for the Environment Nick Smith’s freshwater announcements in Auckland today. The Ministers’ announcements included changes to the National Policy Statement – Freshwater Management (NPS) and a new Freshwater Improvement Fund.   

Safe Swim Spots

Planning to swim at one of our many fabulous spots this summer? Find out...

River Accord community...

Applications for the ManawatÅ« River Leaders’ Accord community grants programme are now open.
 

Abatement notice issued...

Horizons Regional Council has issued Whanganui District Council an abatement notice due to...

Further financial assistance for June...

Horizons Regional Council has received further assistance from Central Government for flood damage repairs following the June 2015 flood event.

Regions’ rivers celebrated on World Rivers...

The last Sunday of September marks World Rivers’ Day for 60 countries, and will be recognised by...

Horizons' One Plan implementation review process

Despite improving water quality in much of the Manawatu-Wanganui Region...