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Clear, robust national standards for water quality
- 3 July 2014 The Government has today announced clear, robust national standards for freshwater that will make a significant improvement to the way freshwater is managed.
Resource Management Survey shows need for second phase of RMA reforms
- 4 April 2014 The 2012/13 Resource Management Survey shows the Government’s first phase of RMA reforms aimed at improving consenting processes are paying off, however further reform of our planning frameworks is still required.
Guidelines provide clear direction on hydraulic fracturing best practice
- 27 March 2014 New guidelines for managing the environmental effects of hydraulic fracturing support the environmentally responsible development of resources, Environment Minister Amy Adams announced today.
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