Northland's natural environment is something special. We have more than 3000km of coastline, 1.26 million hectares of land, excellent air quality and an abundance of freshwater ecosystems. But our environment is fragile and always at risk. Learn what makes it so special and how you can make a difference.
View data collected from our monitoring sites around Northland, rainfall maps, webcams and hydrology reports.
Our soil and land resources are valuable and provide us with a significant rural economy and forests.
Water is a vital resource. We all need to protect the quality and quantity of our water resources.
We are surrounded by air, breathe it everyday and it touches almost every aspect of our daily lives. But it is at risk.
Our region's most treasured and distinguishing natural resource is our expansive and beautiful coastline.
Weed and pest control
Animal, plant and insect pests pose an ongoing threat to much of the land that makes up our region.
Waste and pollution
We all create waste and pollution. It's how we deal with our waste that can make a difference.
A summary of council's approach towards reducing greenhouse emissions and increasing Northland's readiness.
We work with land managers, individuals and industry to ensure compliance with consents and protect the environment.