Mangawhai's tsunami warning network is to be expanded with three new sirens to be installed – and an existing one relocated – in the lead-up to the busy summer season.
Today's announcement on possible local government reform has been received by Northland's local body leaders who are pledging to work together to ensure the end outcome is best for Northland as a whole – irrespective of each council's individual position.
More than 100 students, teachers and family members have gathered near Whangarei to learn more about sustainable farming practices – and the contribution they make to Northland's economy.
Kerikeri/Waipapa and Whangarei have become the latest parts of Northland to be issued with new maps showing the likely effect a 'one in a century' flood would have on them.
Thousands of student-grown native trees destined for Kaipara Harbour waterways will soon be growing in a new shadehouse at Ruawai College thanks to support from a Northland Regional Council Environmental Curriculum Award.
Thirty-two people have been nominated to contest the nine seats available on a new look Northland Regional Council at this year’s local body elections.
Nineteen teachers are set to attend a special Northland Regional Council workshop highlighting the environmental education teaching opportunities offered by investigating the region’s many waterways.