Toxic algae caution for Maitai River

20/12/2022 12:20pm

Council monitoring has found moderate to high levels of cyanobacteria throughout the Maitai River, especially in...

Maitai River swimming holes update

15/11/2022 3:17am

Council staff have been hard at work assessing Maitai River swimming holes following the August severe...

Maitai crack willow control and new planting

19/05/2022 3:15pm

Project Mahitahi rangers will begin control of Crack Willow in the main Maitai River corridor, and...

Toxic algae caution for Maitai River

15/12/2021 2:22am

Cyanobacteria, or toxic algae, are naturally present in all New Zealand waterways.

Mayors Message: Your wellbeing, Nelson's future

06/04/2021 11:27am

Consultation on the Draft Long Term Plan is underway, and I’ve enjoyed listening to your feedback...

maitai photo Media Release

Nelson’s beloved Maitai / Mahitahi River receives funding boost

06/07/2020 9:58am

Nelson City Council has been successful in its bid to the Jobs for Nature projects fund,...

Look out for toxic algae

12/12/2019 11:27am

The recent warm wet weather has created perfect conditions for naturally occurring Cyanobacteria, or toxic algae,...

Banded kokopu spawning in Pipers Park

08/08/2018 1:28am

​Work to improve fish habitat in our urban streams is paying dividends, with the first record...

Maitai River - Drone Animation

03/07/2018 10:00am

Check out this 3D animation of the Maitai River from last week’s round of the drone...