Land remediation update
Now that the Pigeon Valley fire is controlled, we will be working towards remediating damage caused by the fire and equipment used to contain it. Landowners/leaseholders need to initially utilise their insurance cover. Where there is no cover or the cover is insufficient, the next alternative is to ...

Environment, reserves and open space

Various documents help us care for the environment, reserves and open spaces in our district, and deal with pests and weeds.

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We monitor air, coastal, land and water quality, and report on how well people comply with the rules.

How we minimise damage caused by pests in our region. Note that this strategy is currently being reviewed.

These documents describe how - and why - we care for reserves in our district.

A joint plan with the Department of Conservation to manage the foreshore scenic reserve in the Abel Tasman National Park.

Tasman District Council and Nelson City Council share a plan to manage and minimise waste going to landfill.

This strategy aims to help us make the best use of our abundant open space and manage the pressures of growth.

Adopted in 2017, the Mapua Area Waterfront Masterplan helps manage this growing area.

This strategy is about improving water quality, water and land habitat, and public access alongside rivers

Prepared by Landcare Research in 2012.

This report complements work to identify outstanding natural landscapes and features in Golden Bay.