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River flooding

River flooding is the most common natural hazard we face in Te Taitokerau, and we’ll likely see more flooding with climate change.

We work with communities in flood-prone areas to reduce risks, including several large flood protection infrastructure projects.

Good river management can help protect people, land and property from damage from flooding.
A new update to Northland’s region-wide river flood maps, to help us all better understand the risks and plan for the future.
Our management and operation of several flood protection schemes.