Land, Air, Water Aotearoa (LAWA) has been established by regional councils and like-minded organisations to help local communities find the balance between using natural resources and maintaining their quality and availability. HBRC supplies data. Find links to the LAWA website.
Land, Air, Water Aotearoa (LAWA) has been established by like-minded organisations with a view to helping local communities find the balance between using natural resources and maintaining their quality and availability.
Initially a collaboration between New Zealand’s 16 regional and unitary councils, LAWA is now a partnership between the councils, Cawthron Institute, Ministry for the Environment and Massey University and has been supported by the Tindall Foundation. Hawke's Bay Regional Council are proud to be a part of LAWA.
LAWA connects you with New Zealand's environment through sharing scientific data. You can find much of this information on this HBRC website, but LAWA has been designed to make the displays easy to understand for less technical readers! The data supplied to lawa.org.nz by HBRC covers -
You can also compare this data nationally. New Zealand’s natural resources are managed by 16 regional/unitary councils which collect, analyse and report environmental information.
So find out more about your environment through LAWA at the LAWA website.
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