Case studies and resources

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Case studies and resources

Case studies

Detention Bund Trial

Determining whether detention bunds can effectively manage peak run off and reduce sediment in Northland

Physiographics Project

Helping landowners to better understand where to put contaminant management interventions to improve water quality leaving farms

Ecosystem Services

Testing the usefulness of taking an ecosystems services approach for project planning

Establishing a partnership

Why was Living Water established? What were the challenges of establishing a partnership and what has been learned

Reports

Physiographics Project

Helping landowners to better understand where to put contaminant management interventions to improve water quality leaving farms

Ecosystem Services

Testing the usefulness of taking an ecosystems services approach for project planning

Detention Bund Trial

Determining whether detention bunds can effectively manage peak run off and reduce sediment in Northland

Establishing a partnership

Why was Living Water established? What were the challenges of establishing a partnership and what has been learned

Videos

Sediment Traps

Sediment traps are simple, low-cost excavations in a watercourse or near a waterbody that capture and reduce the downstream movement of gravel, sand, and silt. 

Detention Bund Trial

Determining whether detention bunds can effectively manage peak run off and reduce sediment in Northland

Okarika Pocket Transformation

Co-designing freshwater improvement projects with farmers, mana whenua and scientists in a sub-catchment of the Wairua River.