Welcome

The Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management is a teaching and research centre based at both University of Canterbury and Lincoln University.

This website is designed to help you engage with the Centre and its undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programmes and qualifications, research programme, and to introduce you to the university staff and students who are involved. It also provides resources to help you learn more about freshwater systems and their response to change, news about upcoming events, links of interest to freshwater in general and to information relevant to Canterbury’s water systems.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you can’t find what you are looking for here, or have feedback on the site in general.

The Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management is now operating under COVID-19 Level 2 guidance at both the Universities of Lincoln and Canterbury. All teaching will continue online till the end of Semester One.

Any visitors to the Waterways Centre at either campus, please contact either Suellen Knopick (for Canterbury) or John Revell (for Lincoln) to arrange access to our facilities. All other Waterways Centre staff can be contacted via their email addresses.

University of Canterbury students go here and Lincoln University students go here for general updates.

 

 

 

Taking samples for a radon survey on the Irwell River. Photo: Katie Coluccio
Taking samples for a radon survey on the Irwell River. Photo: Katie Coluccio