Our regional responsibilities - coast, water, land, air, transport, emergency management

We care about the Tairāwhiti environment

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Environmental Monitoring

Hourly rainfall, river, wind, air, soil temp, water quality, river forecast

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Civil Defence

Current status, tsunami maps, be prepared, hazards

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Water quality monitoring, freshwater plan, land drainage


Coastal plan, sand extraction, coastal hazard reports


Erosion management, crop survey, soil map


Argichemical spraying, air quality plan


Animal, plant, insect, aquatic

Water Quality: City - Wainui

Water quality test results Gisborne city beaches and rivers to Wainui

Recycle, Reuse

Suggestions to recycle items

Secondhand Sunday

Secondhand Sunday is held on the first Sunday of every month except January. It's an opportunity to give away household items you no longer want.

Education Resources

Enviroschools, recycling options, waste education

Environment Reports

State of the environment, regional pest strategy, waste reports

Funding Schemes

Waste Minimisation, Natural Heritage funds

State of our Environment

Gisborne District Council's State of our Environment Report 2020 includes environmental data, scientific analysis, and case studies of community initiatives.

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