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EW team hitting the pedals

A team of more than 40 Environment Waikato staff is taking part in Bike Wise Month which gets underway on Sunday.

Tui ‘thrive’ after Halo pest control

Tui appear to be thriving after a joint Environment Waikato and community-funded pest control operation in the Maungakawa Reserve near Cambridge last year.

EW encouraged by Minister’s response to cost concerns

Environment Waikato says it is encouraged by Local Government Minister Rodney Hide’s response to council concerns about the increasing burden on regional tax payers of meeting Government driven costs.

Wetlands are not waste lands

By Bala Tikkisetty, acting programme manager - coasts, land and wetlands.
Wetlands are like giant kidneys protecting the health of waterways – they help dilute and filter material that could otherwise harm our lakes and rivers.

EW seeks greater Crown input to pest control

By Cr Simon Friar, chairman of Environment Waikato’s regional pest management committee.
Environment Waikato spends nearly $6 million a year on pest control, spending that is an important part of the regional council’s work to protect the health of the regional economy and the environment.