What's New

Recent updates on this site related to channel deepening:

  • 14/11/2018:  The Harbour Biological 3 Year Survey, Sediment composition at the offshore disposal ground A0 Report (NIWA 2018), Analysis of offshore turbidity measurements during dredging operations report (NIWA 2018) were added to Monitoring and Reports page. 
  • 04/09/2018:  The Autumn 2018 Seagrass Survey, the 2018 Bathymetric Survey Report, and Marine mammal sighting report, and Condition 18 report were added to Monitoring and Reports page. 
  • 04/09/2018:  Environmental Management Plan July 2018 updated on the Environmental Management Plan page.
  • 25/05/2018:  Sheet Piling of Multipurpose Berth Construction Management Plan May 2018 - May - mid-October 2018 added to the Current Work page
  • 30/04/2018:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to July 2018 - May 2018 Update added to the Current Work page
  • 19/4/2018:  The Summer 2017 Seagrass Survey, NIWA year 1 kelp report, NIWA offshore benthic report, and Cawthron Harbour turbidity review were added to Monitoring and Reports page. 
  • 9/2/2018:  The Monitoring Summary Dashboard has been updated, Spring 2017 Seagrass Survey and MPI Otago Marine Pest Survey Results for Spring 17 added to Monitoring and Reports page.   
  • 24/11/2017:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - November/December 2017 Update added to the Current Work page
  • 20/11/2017: HEB's Multi Purpose Wharf Extension Project Environmental Management Plan added to the Environmental Management Plan page, MPI Otago Marine Pest Survey Results for Summer 16/17 and Winder 17 added to the Monitoring and Reports page.
  • 31/8/2017: Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 updated for August/September, and Vulcan Stage 2 Capital Dredging August 2016 - December 2017  updated for September/October on the Current Work page

  • 15/6/2017: Inshore disposal consent RM16.179.01 added to Consents page, replacing RM11.153.01

  • 14/6/2017: Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - June/July 2017 Update added to the Current Work page

  • 7/4/2017:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - April/May 2017 Update added to the Current Work page, and the Monitoring Summary Dashboard has been updated.

  • 16/3/2016: Kelp Baseline Report NIWA April 2016 added to Monitoring and Reports page. 

  • 23/2/2017: Capital Dredging Records Report 2016 added to Monitoring and Reports page. 
  • 22/2/2017: Coastal Permit 2010.195.V1 has been updated on the Consents page.

  • 22/2/2017:  the Monitoring Summary Dashboard has been updated, Spring 2016 Seagrass Survey, Sediment composition at the offshore disposal ground A0 (NIWA 2016), Summary of Turbidity Data for Otago Harbour 2015/2016 (Cawthron 2016), and Capital Dredging and Disposal Records Report 2016 added to Monitoring and Reports page.   
  • 14/2/2017:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - February/March 2017 Update added to the Current Work page

  • 29/11/2016: the following reports have been added to the Monitoring and Reports page: Underwater Noise Measurements, Aramoana and Shelly Beach transects, Winter Seagrass Survey, and MPI Otago Marine Pest Survey results.

  • 21/11/2016:  the Monitoring Summary Dashboard has been updated.

  • 8/9/2016:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - September 2016 Update, and Vulcan Stage 2 Capital Dredging August 2016 - December 2017 added to the Current Work page

  • 23/8/2016: Consents Monitoring Summary updated on the Monitoring and Reports page.

  • 19/8/2016:  Environmental Management Plan June 2016 updated on the Environmental Management Plan page.

  • 18/8/2016:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - August 2016 Update added to the Current Work pageAutumn 2016 Seagrass Survey, Marine Mammal Sightings Report March 2016, Condition 18 Report March 2016, Harbour & Offshore Sounding and Report (February 2016) added to Monitoring and Reports page, and the Monitoring Summary Dashboard has been updated.
  • 1/7/2016:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - July 2016 Update added to the Current Work page, Summer 2015 Seagrass Survey added to Monitoring and Reports page, and the Monitoring Summary Dashboard has been updated.

  • 14/6/2016:  A Daily Monitoring Snapshot has been added to the Turbidity Monitoring page
  • 31/5/2016:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - June 2016 Update added to the Current Work page

  • 18/4/2016:  Stage 2 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan April 2016 to December 2017 - April 2016 Update added to the Current Work page. Backhoe Dredging and Disposal Plan Feb March 2016 - February 2016 Update moved to the Completed Work section of the Current Work page.
  • 17/2/2016Backhoe Dredging and Disposal Plan February 2016 revised on the Current Work page.  Stage 1 Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan has been moved to the Completed Work section on the Current Work page.  The New Era is currently on the slip for its 5 year survey, and is expected to be operational again in Late March.  Therefore there is no current dredging plan for New Era.  A new plan will be available prior to New Era recommencing work in late March.

  • 22/1/2016Backhoe Dredging and Disposal Plan January 2016 revised on the Current Work page.

  • 14/1/2016: Environmental Management Plan December 2015 updated on the Environmental Management Plan page.

  • 5/1/2016: Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan, and Backhoe Dredging and Disposal Plan January 2016 updates published on the Current Work page.

  • 8/12/2015: Sheet Piling of Container Berth Construction Management Plan June 2015 moved to Completed Work on the Current Work page.

  • 8/12/2015: Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan, and Backhoe Dredging and Disposal Plan December updates published on the Current Work page.
  • 11/11/2015: Publishing of turbidity data has now resumed on the Turbidity Monitoring page.

  • 9/11/2015: Capital Dredging and Disposal Plan November update published on Current Work page.

  • 9/11/2015: Technical Group membership list updated on Consultation Groups page.

  • 9/11/2015: Two new reports added to Monitoring and Reports page under Turbidity and Offshore: 1) Summary of Turbidity Data for Otago Harbour 2) Summary of Turbidity Data for Otago Harbour Addendum to Cawthron Report.

  • 15/10/2015: Video: Dredging project generating a range of responses added to Media and News section.

  • 13/10/2015: e-Bulletin Issue 2 added to Media and News section.

  • 29/9/2015: Video: Infrastructure upgrades to boost business at Port Otago added to Media and News section.

 

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