Monitored consent-holders include farmers and others taking water for irrigation, piggeries and a fertiliser storage area.
DH Lepper Trust piggery
The DH Lepper Trust piggery on Mountain Rd and Manutahi Rd at Lepperton has three resource consents allowing the trust to take and use water, discharge treated effluent into the Waiongana Stream, and discharge emissions into the air.Lepper piggery consent monitoring 2017-2018 (713 KB pdf) Earlier reports
These reports assess the performances of holders of the 76 (at 30 June 2016) resource consents allowing fresh water to be taken and used for irrigation in Taranaki – 57 for pasture, nine for horticulture and 10 for recreation (golf clubs). Sixty-four (84%) are from surface water and 12 (16%) use groundwater.Annual report 2016-2017 (968 KB pdf) Earlier reports
NZ Pure Bred Genetics Ltd piggery
The NZ Pure Bred Genetics (formerly Meadowvale) piggery on Mountain Road at Midhirst had two resource consents allowing the company to discharge treated effluent to land and into Rumkeg Creek and to discharge emissions into the air. The piggery was relocated to another region during the 2016-2017 year, and the land and buildings sold.
MA Brophy wetland
MA Brophy was granted a resource consent allowing specified land improvement activities near a regionally significant wetland at Pungarehu, as long as special conditions are observed relating to the long-term impact of this work on the wetland.Annual report 2012-2013 (2.5 MB pdf) (one document only)
Osflo Fertiliser Ltd
Osflo Fertiliser Ltd’s poultry waste fertiliser storage, blending and distribution facility on Hursthouse Rd, Lepperton, has two resource consents allowing the company to discharge stormwater and treated waste water from the poultry litter storage area into land in the vicinity of the Awai Stream, and one consent to discharge emissions into the air.
RKM Farms Ltd piggery
The RKM Farms Ltd (formerly GD and J Harvie) piggery at South Road, Hawera, has two resource consents allowing the company to discharge treated effluent into the Tawhiti Stream and to discharge of emissions into the air.RKM Farms monitoring report 2017-2018 (395 KB pdf) Earlier reports
Taranaki Thoroughbred Racing groundwater abstraction
Contact the Council for reports from earlier years. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800 736 222.