State of the Environment: Auckland


Auckland Council has released the latest State of the Environment Report, which draws on data from 11 technical reports to provide an environmental health check of the region’s air, land and water.

Auckland Council’s Dr Megan Carbines, RIMU Principal Scientist, says the findings are similar to the last synthesis report in 2015 and continue to show mixed results – along with a few promising signs.

The main changes the council has made since the last synthesis report in 2015 include introducing targeted rates to support more focused conservation and rehabilitation work, as well as setting policy frameworks for action:

Read the State of the Environment 2020 report.