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

We care about the Tairāwhiti environment

Environmental Monitoring

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

Civil Defence

Current status, tsunami maps, be prepared, hazards


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

Water Quality: Coast

Water quality test results for beaches from Makorori to Hicks Bay

Water Quality Rere, Doneraille

Water quality test results for Rere falls, rockslide and Doneraille Park

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

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