If done right, the transition of the Kawarau arm back to river would create a beautiful area for the community to enjoy. At the moment the Kawarau Arm is all about what has been lost, but we want to change it to what we gain.
Could more be done to manage the silt issue in the Kawarau Arm?
Listen as Kathyrn from RNZ talks to Boyd Brinsdon, head of hydro generation at Contact and Duncan Faulkner the project manager from LDCT.
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Its amazing to see the young people of the community wanting to tackle to issues of Lake Dunstan. With the increasing awareness of climate change and global biodiversity crisis, its great the kids are keen to tackle it head on. Strong minds are needed for change and these kids are pushing forward will all their power.
Shovels, weed-whackers and other gear is needed for an army of young volunteers keen to clean up Lake Dunstan’s shoreline.
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