State of the Environment Monitoring

Published: 03 Apr 2008
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Northland is a long, narrow peninsula with a subtropical climate. It has a land area of 1.25 million hectares and a population of 148,470 (Statistics NZ 2006). Local government in...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS Objectives · The sustainable management of the air resource by avoiding, remedying or mitigating adverse effects on the environment from the discharge of contaminants...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS objectives To reduce the amount of waste produced and associated disposal needs. To ensure that efficient and environmentally sound collection systems are...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS Objectives · Avoid remedy or mitigate the adverse effects on people and the wider environment arising from the storage, use, transportation and disposal of hazardous...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
RPS Objectives · The preservation of the natural character of the coastal environment, including protection from inappropriate subdivision, use and development. · Prevention of...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS objective To avoid or mitigate the adverse effects of natural hazards by minimising and where practicable, avoiding the risk to life and damage to property,...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS Objectives Northland Regional Council seeks to maintain and enhance coastal water quality in the region to ensure its long term suitability for a range of purposes....
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS objectives Maintenance and enhancement of lake water quality in Northland to be suitable, in the long term, for aquatic ecosystems, contact recreation, water...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS Objectives · The maintenance of the flows and levels in significant streams, rivers, lakes and wetlands to preserve their natural character and to protect high...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
RPS objective · Maintain groundwater quantity and quality to the extent that the use of the groundwater resources is sustainable. Pressures · There are currently 3,747 bores...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS Objectives · The maintenance and enhancement of the water quality in lakes, rivers and streams to be suitable, in the long term, for the following purposes as may be...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary Pressures · The Ngawha springs are widely used for bathing. Baths have been excavated since 1908 in four separate areas. They have boarded sides and are fed through...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS Objectives · The maintenance, and where possible, enhancement of the life-supporting capacity of soils, especially those which have potential to support intensive...
Published: 15 Aug 2008
Summary RPS Objectives · Maintenance of the biodiversity of the Northland region. · Protection of the life supporting capacity of ecosystems through avoiding, remedying or...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS objective · To avoid or mitigate the adverse effects of natural hazards by minimising and where practicable, avoiding the risk to life and damage to property,...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS Objective Maintain and enhance the safety and efficiency of the region's transport networks, while minimising adverse environmental effects. Pressures and state ·...
Published: 03 Apr 2008
Summary RPS objective · Involvement of tangata whenua in the management of the natural and physical resources of the region. Tangata Whenua in Northland · In the 2006 census,...
Published: 23 Jul 2008
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