Pūniu River Care have been featured in the Waikato River Authority Newsletter for September 2018. This article highlights the Wharekorino Wetland which is a significant natural wetland and runs into the Pūniu River. The Wetland is situated by the Nursery and has become a ongoing showcase and training facility for all PRC staff
The Ministry for the Environment says it is okay to swim in the Puniu some of the time. Waikato Regional Council says it is not.
The Vital Waikato Grant will assist a unique partnership where Sustainable Coastline’s knowledge and expertise will support Pūniu River Care’s passion and commitment to healthy waterways.
The Pūniu River is in Waikato in New Zealand's North Island. Local communities under the Pūniu River Care Project initiative along with Sustainable Coastlines are working together to restore this waterway.
The creators behind a new south Waikato wetland hope the project will be an example for other farmers to follow.
A Waikato river once travelled by mythical spirit folk is having its magic restored thanks to an ambitious project involving Corrections, the Te Awamutu community, Waikato Regional Council and Sustainable Coastlines.
Water quality and animal life will be restored to the Pūniu River, thanks to a group called Pūniu River Care.
Take a look at LAWA’s latest film featuring the Pūniu River in the Waikato.