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Reference Materials

A Guide to the Ministry of Health Drinking water Standards for New Zealand (PDF, 298KB)
Prepared for the Ministry of Health by Chris Nokes, Environment Science & Research Ltd, June 2008

E. Coli contamination in “secure” groundwater sourced drinking water supplies (PDF, 1MB)
P F Callander, C Steffens, N Thomas, S Donaldson, M England
Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd, Marlborough District Council, Selwyn District Council

Heretaunga Plains Goundwater Study - MWH 032 (PDF, 560KB)
Hawke’s Bay Regional Council - Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Ltd.

Aquifers, and their potential for contamination MWH 033 - Chapter 4 (PDF, 3.6MB)
Hawke’s Bay Regional Council - Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Ltd.

Water age dating for testing groundwater security - Background, Methodology, Price List & Sampling Procedures (PDF, 209KB)
GNS Science, May 2006

11/16 DHB Gastro outbreak flyer (PDF, 20KB)

Failing the drinking water standards - Insights from the annual survey (PDF, 637KB)
Barry Mattingley, David Wood and Chris Nokes, ESR

Delineation of Drinking Water Supply Catchment Protection Zones (surface water) (PDF, 3MB)
Mike Thompson

Building National Infrastructure Capability: Lessons from Scotland (PDF, 3MB)
Infrastructure New Zealand

Ministry for the Environment's guide to collaborative planning processes (PDF, 286KB)
Ministry for the Environment