Resource Management Act: RMA Link: Case Law Reference: Details

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Case Law Reference: Details

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Wellington Community Network
Title Director General of Conservation v Bay of Plenty Regional Council

Ref. Numbers A044/05
Description Appeal by DOC and 3 public interest groups on decision to grant a consent to Tauranga District Council to remove encroaching mangroves from 4 estuaries of Tauranga Harbour. Decision resulted in limitations being placed on methods used for removal least environmental impact hand-held equipment only, no motorised vehicles.