Tools and Resources
Dairy NZ Riparian Planner
DairyNZ have developed an online tool to help you create a riparian management plan to fence, plant and protect waterways.
How well is your well?
How well is your well? This information sheet tells you all you need to know about protecting the quality and reliability of your groundwater supply.
LAWA - Can I swim here?
To find out the current health of your favourite swim spot check out LAWA’s ‘Can I swim here’ tool.
Permitted Activities Requiring Notification to Council
Find out more about which permitted activities require notification to Council before being undertaken.
Council produces a wide range of plans, reports and publications on environmental and other issues affecting the West Coast, including guidelines, policy documents and information sheets.
Twitter Flood Alerts
Flood warning information is provided to West Coast communities via a network of regional contacts, Twitter and this website. You can register to receive Twitter flood alerts.