This section provides water-related environmental information - including management of the water resource, ecological health, river flow and rainfall levels, as well as river, lake and swimming water quality.


This page details the Flowphone Service - an automated river, rainfall and groundwater information service.


Find out how the Council monitors and manages groundwater, and view recent levels.


Brief information about lakes in the Tasman District.


Find out how the Council monitors and manages rainfall, and view recent levels.


Learn about the region's vast river network, and how it is monitored and managed.

Stormwater and the Environment

Find out how the Council works to minimise the impact of stormwater on the environment.

Swimming Water Quality

Find summertime water quality levels at local swimming and water sport locations. Learn how the Council monitors the quality.

Water Resource Management

Find out how the water resource is managed and about rules and restrictions for getting access to water. Also get information on water users' responsibilities, particularly during summer, and read about the work of the Dry Weather Taskforce.

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