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Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into electronic typesetting, remaining essentially unchanged. …

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Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into electronic typesetting, remaining essentially unchanged. …

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Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into electronic typesetting, remaining essentially unchanged. …

Public kept in the dark after Auckland dams contaminated with weed killer

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Auckland Council will review its reporting procedures following criticism over a decision not to tell Aucklanders two water supply dams had been contaminated with herbicide   Two dams in the Hunua Ranges, the Cosseys and the Wairoa, were shut for four months from May after traces of the toxic herbicide metsulfuron-methyl were found. Metsuluron-methyl is used for controlling scrub weeds …

Weed killer closes dams: Herbicide found in Auckland’s water-supply lakes

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Two lakes supplying Auckland closed for four months after herbicide run-off found   Two dams in the Hunua Ranges which supply about 20 per cent of Auckland’s water were closed for four months this year after traces of a toxic herbicide applied to nearby forestry blocks got into the dams’ supply lakes. Last night, Watercare Services said there was no …

Auckland water quality costly problem

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Half of Auckland’s fresh waterways are too polluted to use and future generations will face a multi-billion dollar bill to clean up, according to environmental managers. The Government’s new rules for streams, rivers and lakes came into force at the beginning of August, and regional councils must commit to a plan to reducing pollution in any problematic waterways by 2025. …

1080 to be dropped in Auckland’s water supply area

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The pesticide 1080 will be dumped from helicopters on the Hunua Ranges – the source of Auckland’s water supply – next winter, Auckland Council has confirmed. At its meeting today, Auckland Council’s Regional Strategy and Policy Committee approved a proposal to manage pests in the 17,000ha park by aerial dropping 1080 pellets. The method would be used by the Department …