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The big picture for freshwater management in the Bay of Plenty.
We're updating the Regional Water and Land Plan to strengthen rules and deliver on community-led targets for managing water quality and quantity.
Everyone has a role in keeping water clean. Find out how you can help.
From planning and policy work, to action on the ground, we care deeply for water. Regional Council invests more than $24m each year in work to maintain and improve water quality and quantity in the region. Find out more about our work.
See the latest reports from our freshwater science and monitoring work
Technical and community panels have been established to inform Council's freshwater work.
The regions' water quality and quantity is generally good but there's some big challenges ahead of us.
Publicly notified timeframes and process for BOP implementation of the National Policty Statement for Freshwater Management
We monitor and manage water takes in the region to make sure water use is sustainable.
Quick facts and figures about freshwater management in the Bay of Plenty
Learn about integrated water resource management whilst having fun along the way!