water quality Archives - Rivers of Carbon

  • Rethinking our fencing focus – small streams crucially important

    New Zealand scientists are calling for a change to the current waterway fencing requirements that only require streams wider than 1 metre and deeper than 30cm to be fenced  to exclude stock. Research by Dr Richard McDowell published in the International Journal of Environmental Quality has found that smaller, exempt streams actually account for the majority […]

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  • Matt Herring: ‘Better water – better life’

    On the 11th & 12th of March 2016, Matt Herring will be presenting a workshop entitled ‘Better water – better life’. Matt is one of Australia’s leading freshwater ecologists and is an expert in creating ‘quality water’ on working farms. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about the link between better water and better animal […]

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