Paradise Valley Catchment Group

PARADISE VALLEY CATCHMENT GROUP The Paradise Valley Catchment Group was formed in February 2018 in response to landowner’s concerns ranging from flooding and stream bank erosion to water quality in the Upper Ngongotaha area.  NZ Landcare Trust supported the group with...

Stoney Creek

STONEY CREEK CATCHMENT GROUP The project ran from 2014-2021 and brought in $111,560 worth of grants for plants, with landowner contributions and Horizons Grants paying for fencing. Resulting in 79 km (96%) of the tributaries in the catchment being fenced and planted,...

Lake Mahinerangi Stock Exclusion Project

LAKE MAHINERANGI STOCK EXCLUSION PROJECT The purpose of the Lake Mahinerangi Stock Exclusion project is to discuss and prioritise (with stakeholders), the staged fencing and stock exclusion from the lake edge of Lake Mahinerangi, Otago, and to manage any subsequent...

Farm Systems Project

FARM SYSTEMS PROJECT The goal of the Farm Systems Project was to use farm systems analysis to achieve a ‘win-win for both the farmer and the environment’. This project received funding from DairyNZ and NZ Landcare Trust to carry out farm system analysis...

Pomahaka Catchment Group

POMAHAKA CATCHMENT GROUP Through the Pomahaka Water Care Group (PWCG) farmers have lead the way in taking responsibility and ownership for the water quality in the catchment’s rivers and streams, and seek to improve land management throughout the catchment by...