August 2019 media releases
Community celebrates end of dredging for the Kopeopeo Canal Remediation Project
21 August - A celebration to recognise the end of dredging for the Kopeopeo Canal Remediation Project was held yesterday as part of the final Community Liaison Group meeting
Apply for funding to enhance your environment
20 August - Bay of Plenty Regional Council’s Environmental Enhancement Fund (EEF) has opened for applications. The fund is open to almost any group that wants some help getting started on a community-based environmental project in the region.
Positive step for Lake Rotorua clean up
16 August - Rotorua locals are one step closer to having a cleaner lake, following an interim Environment Court decision on Lake Rotorua nutrient management rules that has been released this week.
Infestation of Mediterranean fanworm in Tauranga harbour found
15 August - Bay of Plenty Regional Council staff will be working hard to prevent the spread of Mediterranean fanworm in Tauranga Harbour following the discovery of more than 700 of the pest last week.