This is how we're responding in Waimakariri.
Restoring our natural environment
Healthy ecosystems will better withstand climate stress, while forests and wetlands are carbon sinks - natural systems that help to suck up and store carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
The importance of water and looking after our waterways was highlighted when hundreds of native tuna/eels, some up to 60-years-old, were rescued from Whites Pit near Ohoka. Read more about the rescue mission.