Kōrero: Irrigation and drainage

Recreational use of water

Recreational use of water

With the projected increase in water use for irrigation there are concerns from the community about the continued supply of quality water for household use. Sportspeople, such as this man fishing for salmon on the Rakaia River, are also concerned that fishing and boating conditions on rivers should be preserved.

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Photograph by Jaap van der Stoel

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Terry Heiler, 'Irrigation and drainage - Irrigation and the environment', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19614/recreational-use-of-water (accessed 1 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Terry Heiler, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008