Bay of Plenty Regional Council collects environmental data from all over the Bay of Plenty to help us, and others who use it, make good decisions about managing our resources.

Our map and data information lets you better understand our region’s environment. 

map of Lake Rotoma


Bay of Plenty Maps is a website which lets you access web maps and applications relating to local government in the Bay of Plenty.

Browns Bridge flood event

Environmental data

Our webportal sytem gives access to environmental monitoring locations from across the Bay of Plenty and their collected data. 

Light rain in Lake Rotoiti

Monthly rainfall

The rainfall maps provide an indication of how actual rainfall compares to long term normal rainfall in the Bay of Plenty region.


State of the Environment

Bay of Plenty Regional Council monitors the state of the region’s environment under multiple programmes.

Lab test by Scott Mitchell


We provide a quality, IANZ accredited laboratory service to collect and analyse samples using a range of accredited chemistry and microbiological testing.

calm river

Water Ecology Tool

Water Ecology Tool (WET) is an online tool where we share information from our regular water monitoring programmes.