Rangitikei District Council is confident an issue at the Marton Water Treatment Plant has been corrected and that water will be running clear in time for the weekend.
CEO Ross McNeil says a process error at the plant earlier in the week resulted in discoloured water.
A freshwater scientist says New Zealand is losing the battle when it comes to water quality. Land, Air, Water Aotearoa collates water data from the councils around the country as part of a swimming spot check project across 700 sites and has found 97 unsuitable for swimming..
Will councils will be dominated by climate-change issues in 30 years, rather than worrying about water quality in rivers and lakes?
The Australian Water Association and the Australian & New Zealand Biosolids Partnership are pleased to bring you the next Biosolids National Conference which will return to Brisbane in February 2019 and will consider the concept of Biosolids in the Circular Economy.
This event follows on from the Feb 2015 and Feb 2017 2 day water loss events, and is aimed at assisting water suppliers manage water losses from their water supply networks.