Kia ora All
Network Tasman is proposing hydro dams on the Matakitaki river and the Glenroy river near Murchison. The company has purchased land in the Matakitaki valley and are conducting feasibility studies. An initial round of consultation has been announced with a meeting for kayakers in Murchison on 21 June 2009.
What: Matakitaki/Glenroy Kayaker's meeting
When: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 10:00-12:00
Where: The Vault, Commercial Hotel, Murchison. Meeting for kayakers and others who boat on the river.
More info - http://rivers.org.nz/article/matakitaki-glenroy-consultation-meetings
I'm heading up from chch to represent the UCCC (Uni of Cant. Canoe Club) so if anyone else is keen to join or you have some thoughts that you would like them to hear, send me a message.
We have to make sure we're heard for all of these majestic rivers!