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Volunteers at planting day
16 August 2019 / News

Port Saddle Planting Day

The next public planting day will be held on Saturday, September 14. Join the event and learn about our unique ecology, flora and fauna of this special place.
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5 June 2019 / News

Government funding a boost for community-driven environmental initiative

The Whaka-Ora Healthy Harbour Plan to restore the cultural and ecological health of Whakaraupō/Lyttelton Harbour has received a $150,000 boost.
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27 May 2019 / News

Erosion control key of health of Lyttelton Harbour

A trial is under way to see if roadside plantings can help reduce the amount of sediment ending up in Lyttelton Harbour.
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16 May 2019 / News

Lyttelton wastewater project work pumps up

Work on a $53 million project to upgrade wastewater services in the Lyttelton harbour area is moving to a crucial...
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16 May 2019 / News

Eavesdropping on dolphins builds scientific knowledge

Underwater, ears are more useful than eyes. That’s because sound travels through water much better than light, as marine scientist...
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16 May 2019 / News

Lyttelton Harbour wastewater project digs into final phase

Work is under way on the final phase of the $53 million Lyttelton Harbour Wastewater Project through Heathcote and Woolston....
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16 May 2019 / News

Trained eyes on the Hectors dolphins

Maryjane Waru stands on a container near the construction of the new cruise ship berth with her trained eyes on...
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16 May 2019 / News

Lyttelton Harbour pipeline goes submarine

A project aimed at improving water quality in Lyttelton Harbour is moving into the first marine stage of construction. A...
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11 April 2019 / News

Whakaraupō/Lyttelton Harbour plan takes out national award

An aspirational plan to restore the cultural and ecological health of Whakaraupō/Lyttelton Harbour has taken out a national planning award....
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