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Your catchment - Waihou Piako zone

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Waikato Regional Council is investigating infestations of velvetleaf in our region.
Velvetleaf has spread to properties in the Waikato via:

  • infested fodder beet seeds imported from overseas
  • infested maize crops and maize silage
  • unclean machinery.




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Ngātea stopbank upgrade project

Flood event - March/April 2017

Kaimai-Mamaku catchments

Stitchbury's pump station

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Waihou Piako Zone Management Plan

Zone management plans (ZMPs) are the primary tools for implementation of all river and catchment management activities within each zone. Each ZMP includes the following details:

  • vision for the zone
  • strategy to achieve the vision
  • activities to implement the strategy
  • set of services levels and performance standards for the activities
  • financial strategies and funding arrangments.

Read the Waihou Piako Zone Management Plan >> [PDF, 3.8 MB]

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