Analysis and Reporting Projects

Hawke’s Bay Region stormwater “State of Knowledge” report

Discharges of stormwater in the Hawke’s Bay Region are currently managed under the provisions of the Regional Resource Management Plan and the Proposed Regional Coastal Environment Plan. As part of a wider review of its environmental policies, the Hawke’s Bay Regional Council is reviewing its planning provisions relating to discharges of stormwater.

Nutrient status of rivers in the Wellington Region

July 2011: Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC) is in the process of developing technical recommendations to support the Council’s second generation Regional Freshwater Plan. The Council commissioned Aquanet Consulting to provide data analysis and interpretation in relation to the nutrient status of the 56 RSoE freshwater water quality monitoring sitesHere, the term “nutrient status” is intended to include:

Report reviews

Olivier provided mentoring or peer review to a number of regional SoE water quality reports, for Environment Canterbury (2011), Environment Southland (2011), West Coast Regional Council (2008), Hawke's Bay Regional Council (2009). Olivier is also currently assisting Greater Wellington Regional Council for the preparation of the council's upcoming 5-yearly SoE water quality report.