Pigeon Valley Fire Update 68 0800 Friday 22 February 2019
Wakefield prepare to evacuate notice lifted Civil Defence Group Controller Roger Ball has lifted the conditional re-entry status for Wakefield. The decision was possible because of the work that had been done in fighting the fire and means people living and working in Wakefield are no longer subjec...

Climate change

The Tasman District faces a number of global and local challenges which require an integrated response if we are to ensure our long term well-being.

Climate change is associated with other events in addition to ‘warming’: floods, storms, cyclones, droughts and landslips – not just temperature increase alone. New Zealand, and Tasman, needs to be prepared for a future of changing climate. As well as mitigating the problems (i.e. reducing greenhouse gas emissions), there is a need to adapt to the effects of climate change.

Climate Change and Variability Report - 2015
Sea level rise
Background information

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