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Simons, Gijs, Voogt, Maurits. (2011) Assessment of Water Consumption from the irrigated Canterbury Plains. #ISBN: 978-1-927161-6. (WaterWatch, prepared for Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: algorithm, Canterbury Plains, evapotranspiration, feasibility, groundwater, irrigated area assessment, irrigated Canterbury Plains, irrigation demand, meteorological data, modelling, modelling, precipitation, satellite technology, soil moisture deficit, surface water, water accounting.

Blackstock, Joshua Michael. (2011) Isotope study of moisture sources, recharge areas, and groundwater flow paths within the Christchurch Groundwater System. Geological Sciences. Vol. Master of Science. Page(s) 106. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: Avon River springs, Canterbury plains aquifers, christchurch groundwater, Christchurch groundwater system, discharge, geochemistry, groundwater, groundwater flow, groundwater quantity, groundwater recharge, groundwater system, hydrogeology, infiltration, isotopes, potentiometric surface, precipitation, rainfall events, rainfall infiltration, recharge area, springs, stable isotope analyses, stable isotope hydrology, surface – groundwater interface, surface – groundwater relationship, water availability, water isotopologues, water use.
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Sinclair Knight Merz. (2010) Managed Aquifer Recharge Feasibility Study. #Sinclair Knight Merz. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: aquifer recharge, canterbury plains, central Canterbury Plains, central plains water, christchurch West Melton, christchurch West Melton groundwater system, groundwater level, groundwater quantity, groundwater recharge, hydrogeological conditions, incharge, managed aquifer recharge, recharge, recharge, recharge wells, water availability, water demand, west melton.
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Lomax, Adrienne, Memon, Ali, Painter, Brett D. M.. (2010) The Canterbury Water Management Strategy as a collaborative planning initiative: a preliminary assessment. (Lincoln Ventures Ltd.)
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Keywords: Canterbury Water Management Strategy, CWMS, evaluation, institutional arrangements, irrigation, longitudinal, water, water management.
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Bind, Jochen, Duncan, Maurice. (2008) Waimakariri River bed sediment movement for ecological resetting. (NIWA, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: abstraction, abstraction allocation, allocation, bed material, benthic, benthic ecology, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, channel morphology, ecological resetting, ecology, erosion, flood flows, flow modelling, flushing flow, flushing flow requirements, hydrograph, invertebrates, minimum flow, Waimakariri River.
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Lewthwaite, Walter, Murray, Daniel, Tipler, Cliff. (2007) Assessment of Effects on the Environment: Additional Bywashes (Selwyn District Council Land Use Consents). (URS Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Trust)
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Keywords: AEE, Assessment of Environmental Effects, Bywash, Bywash discharge points, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, mitigation.
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Weir, Julian. (2007) Canterbury Groundwater Model 2. (Aqualinc Research Limited)
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Keywords: abstraction, abstraction Levels, alluvial deposits, aquifer, climate, groundwater, groundwater flow, groundwater levels, groundwater model, Hydrogeological overview, irrigation, land use change, modelling, piezometric, predictions, rainfall, Rangitata Diversion Race, river flows, river inputs, saltwater intrusion, simulation, suitability, surface water.
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(2007) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Assessment of Effects on the Environment for Long Tunnel. (URS New Zealand Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Trust)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, consent, Cultural values, Environment Canterbury, Natural values, physical values, proposed NRRP, Selwyn District Council, social values, Transitional Regional Plan, tunnel, Waianiwaniwa Valley.
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Buckenham, Brigid, Fizgerald, Gerard, Perkins, Harvey, Taylor, Nick. (2007) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Social Impact Assessment. (Taylor Baines, Fitzgerald Applied Sociology and People & Places, prepared for URS Ltd and Central Plains Water Trust)
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Keywords: canal, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, communities, construction, dam failure, distribution channels, dust, economic benefits, flow regime, groundwater changes, land use, land use intensification, mitigation, noise, Rakaia, Rakaia River, recreation, recreational use, Reservoir, SIA, social environment, Social impact assessment, surface land use, surface water changes, traffic, waimakariri, waimakariri River, water abstraction.
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(2007) Nitrate Contamination Assessment. #42156547. (URS New Zealand Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Ltd)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central plains groundwater, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Concentration, future, groundwater, irrigation, land use, leaching, lowland streams, nitrate, nitrate concentrations.
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Burrell, Greg. (2007) Response to Request for Further Information Regarding Ecological Effects - Central Plains. (Golder Associates, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, construction, construction effects, diffuse pollution, drawing water, flood frequency, groundwater levels, lake Ellesmere, lake openings, land use intensification, mitigation, nitrate concentrations, point-source discharges, Rakaia River, reduced flood frequency, river flows, stream flows, waimakariri River, water quality, water use, wetland habitats.
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(2007) Waimakariri River Flow, Habitat Availability and Angling Suitability: Two-Dimensional Modelling Results. (Golder Kingett Mitchell, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: 2D modelling, algae, Bird habitat, birds, Central Plains Irrigation, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, habitat, habitat availability, Instream habitat, Invertebrate, modelling, native fish, river flow and habitat relationship, river flows, salmon, salmonids, Waimakariri, waimakariri River.

(2006) Application for Land Use Consent: Central Plains Water Trust - Water Distribution Network, Darfield. (Urbis Traffic Planning and Development Limited, prepared for Selwyn District Council)
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Keywords: amenity values, Assessment of Environmental Effects, central plains, channels, construction, contaminants, cultural environment, Darfield, Darfield distribution network, distribution channels, dust, excavation, irrigation, maori heritage, mitigation, natural character, noise, outstanding natural features, tangata whenua, water races.
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Krom, Thom, Weir, Julian. (2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme - Assessment of Effects on the Groundwater Environment. (Aqualinc Research Limited, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: base flow, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Evapotranspiration, geological data, groundwater, groundwater environment, groundwater quality, groundwater quantity, groundwater system, hydrogeology, irrigation, land use change, mitigation, modelling, nitrate-N, nitrates, Pesticides, phosphorus, rainfall, surface water.
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Gardner, Matthew, Lewthwaite, Walter, Marbin, Mark, Murray, Daniel, Ohlbock, Klaus, Tipler, Cliff. (2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Assessment of Environmental Effects for Resource Consent Applications to Canterbury Regional Council. (URS, prepared for Central Plains Water Trust)
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Keywords: AEE, Agricultural development, Agricultural land use, assessment of Environmental Effects, biota, canal, Central Plains, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Central Plains Water Trust, construction, discharge points, distribution channels, dust, Environment Description, Evapotranspiration, fish screens, groundwater, groundwater level, groundwater quantity, headrace, hydrology, instream values, Irrigation, lake Ellesmere, maori, mitigation, noise, phosphorus, Pumping stations, Rainfall, Rakaia, Rakaia River takes, Reservoir, sediment removal, Te Waihora, traffic, Waianiwaniwa Dam, Waimakariri, Waimakariri River takes, Water distribution network, water diversion, Water enhancement, water quality.
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Campbell, Rob, Macfarlane, Don, McMorran, Tim, Ohlbock, Klaus. (2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Dam Safety Assurance Report. (URS Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Limited)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, dam, dam failure, earthquake, flood, probable maximum flood, risk assessment, risk of failure, safety, waianiwaniwa Dam, Waianiwaniwa Valley.
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(2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Effects of Construction, Damming, Diversion and Water Use on Benthic Ecology. (Kingett Mitchell Limited, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: aquatic invertebrates, Benthic, Benthic ecology, biota, Bywash, bywash discharges, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Construction effects, ecological values, groundwater levels, Invertebrate, lake Ellesmere, lowland streams, macrophyte, Periphyton, Rakaia River, stream flows, Te Waihora, waianiwaniwa River Valley, waimakariri River, water diversion, wetlands.
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(2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Effects of Construction, Damming, Diversion and Water Use on Fish and Recreation. (Kingett Mitchell Limited, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: Canterbury galaxias, Canterbury mudfish, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, construction, galaxias, Halswell River, Lake Ellesmere, longfin eel, mudfish, Rakaia River, recreation, recreational use, recreational values, reservoir, selwyn River, shortfin eels, upland bully, waianiwaniwa River, waimakariri River.
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(2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Effects of Construction, Damming, Diversion and Water Use on Instream Habitat. (Kingett Mitchell Limited, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: AEE, Aquatic habitat, Assessment of Environmental Effects, Avon - Heathcote Estuary, Brooklands Lagoon, bywash, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Construction effects, habitat values, instream habitat, Lake ellesmere, Rakaia River, seeps, side braids, springs, waianiwaniwa River Valley, waimakariri River, water races, wetlands.
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(2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Effects of Construction, Damming, Diversion and Water Use on Terrestrial Ecology. (Kingett Mitchell Limited, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: AEE, animal communities, Assessment of Environmental Effects, biology, Bywash, bywash discharges, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, construction, ecology, Fauna, flora, invertebrate communities, Invertebrates, Irrigation, Lake Ellesmere, plant communities, plants, te Waihora, terrrestrial plant, vegetation, waianiwaniwa River Valley.
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(2006) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme: Effects of Construction, Damming, Diversion and Water Use on Water Quality. (Kingett Mitchell Limited, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: algae, Avon - Heathcote Estuary, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Construction effects, discharges, dissolved Oxygen, dissolved reactive phosphorus, DRP, estuares, hydrodynamics, hydrology, lake Ellesmere, lowland streams, microbiology, Nitrogen, nutrient concentration, nutrients, Pesticides, phosphorus, Rakaia, Selwyn River, surface runoff, surface water, surface water quality, suspended solids, te Waihora, temperature, turbidity, turbidity, Waianiwaniwa River Valley, waianiwaniwa Valley, waimakariri, water clarity, water quality, water quality, water races, wetlands.
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(2006) Central Plains Water Scheme Effects of Water Abstraction on the Waimakariri River. (Kingett Mitchell Limited, prepared for URS New Zealand Limited)
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Keywords: Abstraction, aquatic ecosystems, Biological communities, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, channels, flood duration, flood freqency, floods, Instream habitat, low flows, Rakaia, Rakaia River, Waimakariri, Waimakariri River, water abstraction, water quality.
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Institute of Environmental Science and Research. (2006) Report on Environmental Effects of Central Plains Water Irrigation Scheme: Contaminant Loading and Reduction Estimates. (Institute of Environmental Science and Research, prepared for Aqualinc Research Limited)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, contaminant loading, contaminant source, denitrification.
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Harding, J S, McIntosh, A R. (2006) The occurrence of Canterbury Mudfish in Selwyn Plantation Board Ltd estate in the Waianiwaniwa Valley. (Freshwater Ecology Research Group, University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: Bush Gully stream, canterbury galaxias, Canterbury mudfish, Central Canterbury Plains, Central Plains Irrigation, distribution, fish, fish populations, fish species, flooding, irrigation, irrigation scheme, mudfish, population, species distribution, species size, threatened species, Upland bullies, waianiwaniwa catchment, waianiwaniwa River Valley, waianiwaniwa Valley.

Bidwell, Vince, Cameron, K. C, Di, H J, Hanson, Carl, Morgan, Matthew. (2005) A pilot regional scale model of land use impacts on groundwater quality. Management of Environmental Quality. Vol. 16. #3. Page(s) 220-234.
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Keywords: Canterbury Plains, Central Plains, cropping, dairy, groundwater, groundwater quality, land intensification, land use, modelling, nitrate concentrations, nutrients, sheep/beef farm, surface land use, water contamination.
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Murray, Daniel. (2005) Assessment of Environmental Effects for the Waimakariri River Water Take near Kowai River Confluence. (URS New Zealand Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Trust)
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Keywords: AEE, alternative water sources, amenity values, Assessment of Environmental Effects, Bird habitat, birdlife, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, consents, Consultation, Cultural environment, Cultural environment, cultural values, economic benefits, economic costs, fish, flows, irrigation, landscape valuee, mitigation, Periphyton, social values, waimakariri River, Waimakariri River Regional Plan.
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Francis, G S, Jamieson, P D, Li, F Y. (2005) Estimates of nitrogen and phosphorus leaching under various land uses in Canterbury. (New Zealand Institute for Crop & Food Research Limited, prepared for Aqualinc for Central Plains Water)
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Keywords: arable land, crop calculators, dairy farm, forest, land use, leaching, Nitrogen, OVERSEER, phosphorus, rainfall, sheep/beef farm, soil, wheat.
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Lough, Hilary. (2004) The Evaluation of Hydrogeological Parameters for Stream Depletion Assessments. Department of Civil Engineering. Vol. Master of Engineerin. Page(s) 281. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: Doyleston Drain, drawdown, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater drawdown, modelling, Pumping, selwyn District, stream depletion effect, stream depletion impacts.

(2004) Waimakariri River Regional Plan. #ISBN 1-86937-502-5. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Aquatic values, Central Plains, groundwater, Lake beds, minimum flows, River Beds, surface water, sustainable management, Waimakariri River, Water Quality, water quality standards, Water quantity.

Ingles, Allen. (2003) Central Plains Water Enhancement: Future Use of Selwyn and Ellesmere Water Races. (URS Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, channel design, drainage, Ellesmere system, irrigation, irrigation scheme, Selwyn system, Stormwater, water races.
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Duncan, Maurice, Kelly, Greg, Sagar, Paul, Wild, Michelle. (2003) Habitat use of Waimakariri River by Black-fronted Terns. (NIWA, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: Black-fronted terns, Central Plains Irrigation, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Irrigation, Waimakariri River.
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Adams, Brian, Anderson, Clive, Blackmore, David, Bright, John, Gamble, Brett, Glova, Gordon, Hulley, Gavin, Ingles, Allen, O'Connell, David, Taylor, Nick, Tipler, Cliff. (2002) Central Plains Water Enhancement Feasibility Study. (URS, prepared for Central Plains Water Enhancement Committee, Selwyn District Council and Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: affordability, Availability, base cost, base option, benthic, Central Plains, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, Christchurch Aquifers, community, Cultural environment, dairy farm conversion, dam, Drinking water standards, earthworks, economic benefits, economic costs, effects, equity, feasibility, feasible, financial costs, fish passage, fish screening, groundwater level increases, groundwater recharge, hydraulic analysis, Irrigated land, irrigation, irrigation, land area, land use, leaching, Maori impacts, Maori values, mitigation, Ngai Tahu, Ngai Tahu values, nitrates, options, Periphyton, Rakaia River, recharge, recharge water, recreation, relocation, Reservoir, riparian vegetation, scheme options, social change, social impact, techncially feasible, waimakariri River, water balance, water charge, water demand, water price, water quality, Water scheme.
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Glova, Gordon, Kelly, Dave, Sykes, Julian, Walsh, Jeremy. (2002) Central Plains Water Enhancement: an assessment of potential environmental effects of the Waianiwaniwa Reservoir site. (NIWA, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: anoxia, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, comparison, eels, endangered, Eutrophication, fish, irrigated land, irrigation, low dissolved oxygen, mudfish, predators, rare, reservoir site, sediment, sediment load, stratification, water clarity, water quality, weed growth.
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McMorran, Tim. (2002) Geotechnical Investigation for the proposed Waianiwaniwa Water Storage Dam. (URS New Zealand Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Enhancement Committee, Selwyn District Council and Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: faults, geotechnical conditions, hydrogeology, Penetrometer, Reservoir, reservoir geology, seismic activity, slope instability, Waianiwaniwa Dam, Waianiwaniwa Valley, water storage dam.
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Adams, Brian, Glova, Gordon, Kelly, Dave, McMorran, Tim, Sykes, Julian, Tipler, Cliff, Walsh, Jeremy. (2002) Waianiwaniwa Reservoir Feasibility. (URS New Zealand Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Enhancement)
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Keywords: anoxia, construction, costs, cultural sites, dust, economic costs, environmental effects, environmental values, Eutrophication, financial costs, fish, flooding, heritage, irrigation, land ownership, noise, recreation, reservoir, risks, Roading, sedimentation, stratification, suspended sediment, Waianiwaniwa Dam, waianiwaniwa Valley, water clarity, water levels, water quality, water quality, weed growth.
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Borrie, Neal, Keller, Jeanine. (2001) Assessment of Environmental Effects for Waimakariri and Rakaia Rivers Water Takes. (URS New Zealand Ltd and Lincoln Environmental, prepared for Christchurch City Council, Selwyn District Council and Ashburton Community Water Trust Inc)
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Keywords: AEE, Amenity values, Assessment of Environmental Effects, Benthic, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, consents, cultural environment, Cultural values, economic costs, fish, flows, geomorphology, mitigation, Periphyton, Rakaia River, recreation, riparian vegetation, social values, Waimakariri River, water takes.
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Rosen, M R, White, P A, Brown, L J. (2001) Canterbury. Groundwaters of New Zealand. Page(s) 441-459. (New Zealand Hydrological Society Inc)
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Keywords: aquifer, central Canterbury Plains, central Plains, groundwater, groundwater characteristics, groundwater rechrage, hydrogeology, recharge, water availability.

Anderson, Clive, Bright, John, McMorran, Tim. (2001) Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme Concept for Consultation. (URS Ltd, prepared for Central Plains Water Enhancement)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, channel, community irrigation, enhancement flows, irrigation, Lake Coleridge, Options, pumping capacity, Rakaia River, Reliabilty of supply, storage, storage site, supply reliability, Waianiwaniwa Valley, waimakariri River, Wairiri Valley, water demand, water storage.
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Duncan, Maurice, Glova, Gordon, Henderson, Roddy, Kelly, Dave, Walsh, Jeremy. (2001) Central Plains Water Enhancement: an assessment of potential environmental effects. (NIWA, prepared for URS New Zealand Ltd)
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Keywords: Assessment of Environmental Effects, benthic Invertebrates, Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement Scheme, dissolved Oxygen, fish, fish passage, gravity flow, habitat, habitat effect, irrigation, Lake Coleridge turbidity, mudfish, Periphyton, Rakaia, Rakaia River, sedimentation, thermal stratification, trout, waimakariri, waimakariri River, Wairiri Valley, water flows, water quality, weed growth.
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Agriculture New Zealand, Baines, Taylor, Butcher Partners Ltd, Harris Consulting Resource Economists. (2000) Central Plains Water Enhancement: Economic and Social Impact of Proposed Irrigation Schemes. (prepared for Central Plains Water Enhancement Committee)
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Keywords: central plains, central plains water, central plains water enhancement scheme, costs, economic benefit, economic impact, employment, estimations, financial benefit, financial costs, irrigation, irrigation, irrigator, land use scenarios, modelling, profitability, social impact.

Bright, John, Hulley, Gavin, Robb, Christina. (2000) Central Plains Water Enhancement: Scoping Study. (URS, prepared for Central Plains Water Enhancement Committee, Selwyn District Council and Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Central Plains, Central Plains Water, Central Plains Water Enhancement, community schemes, cultural criteria, economic benefits, Economic issues, economically viable, environmental issues, environmental issues, environmental values, irrigation, reliability of supply, Scoping benefits, Social issues, technical options, technological, water availability, water demand.

Sanders, Russel. (2000) Irrigation Water Use Survey: Report on the 1999/2000 Irrigation Season. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Canterbury plains, evaporation, irrigated farming, irrigation, La Nina, land use change, precipitation, rainfall, rainfall graphs, soil moisture balance, soil moisture balance, water balance.

Evans, Christopher John. (1999) Effects of Irrigation on Groundwater Recharge between the Rakaia and Selwyn Rivers, Canterbury, New Zealand. Environmental Science (Civil Engineering). Vol. Master of Science wi. Page(s) 148. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: Agricultural development, border dyke irrigaiton, canterbury groundwater, central plains, geological data, groundwater, groundwater quantity, groundwater recharge, irrigation, irrigation efficiency, irrigation recharge, land use intensification, rainfall recharge, Rakaia River, recharge depths, Selwyn river, spray irrigation, water infiltration, water table.

Sanders, R. A.. (1997) Irrigation Water Use Survey: Report on a Three Year Survey of Groundwater Use on the Canterbury Plains, 1994 - 97. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Canterbury Plains, central Canterbury plains, cumulative use, evaporation, groundwater, groundwater abstractions, groundwater sourced irrigation, irrigation, irrigation water use survey, monitoring, patterns, quantity estimations, rainfall, Rakaia River, water quantity.

Sanders, R. A.. (1996) Irrigation Water Use Survey 1995 – 1996 Interim Report: Year 2 of a 3 Year Study. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Central Canterbury Plains, estimations, flowmeters, groundwater quantity, groundwater usage estimations, irrigation, power rating method, Precipitation, Rainfall, rainfall data, Rakaia, Waimakariri.

Sanders, R. A.. (1995) Irrigation Water Use Survey 1994 – 1995 Interim Report: Year 1 of a 3 Year Study. (Christchurch)
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Keywords: Canterbury Plains, central Canterbury plains, evaporation, groundwater, groundwater abstractions, groundwater sourced irrigation, irrigation, irrigation water use survey, monitoring, patterns, power rating method, quantity estimations, rainfall, Rakaia, Rakaia River, Rakaia River, water quantity.

Ettema, M. H. J. (1994) Ground Water Level Monitoring Network Optimisation: Central Plains. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Central Canterbury Plains, Central Plains, data quality assurance, groundwater, groundwater data, groundwater level, Monitoring data, quality assurance, Rakaia, Rakaia River, Waimakariri, Waimakariri River.

Williman, E. B. (1986) Canterbury Irrigation Schemes: A Review of Community Irrigation Scheme Possibilities in Christchurch MWD Area. (Ministry of Works and Development, prepared for the National Water and Soil Conservation Organisation)
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Keywords: central canterbury plains, conceptualised schemes, irrigation, irrigation suitability, land use, ministry of works, rainfall data, soil classification.

Ross, D M Le Page, D K. (1984) Canterbury Irrigation Review. #ISBN: 0-477-03013-0. (Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries)
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Keywords: agriculture, Central Plains Surface Water Irrigation Proposal, Central Plains water, development, groundwater, irrigated land, irrigation, irrigation schemes, land use, Surface water.

Ayrey, R. B, Curtis, J, Glennie, J. M, Lineham, I. W, Lord, P. I, Mason, C. R, Shadbolt, N, Talbot, J. D, Thompson, D. A, Weeber, J. H. (1983) Interim Report of the Groundwater Resource of the Central Plains. (Resource Investigations Division of the North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: abstractions, agriculture, aquifers, artificial recharge, Central Canterbury Plains, Central Plains Aquifer System, Christchurch groundwater, climate, drinking water, economic benefits, Future management, geography, groundwater, groundwater levels, groundwater quality, groundwater quantity, Groundwater recharge, groundwater resource, historical overview, hydrological system, hydrology, intensive farming, irrigation, land use change, long term impacts, North Canterbury Catchment Board, rainfall, Rakaia River, recharge, river seepage, Selwyn River, soils, topography, vegetation, Waimakariri River, Water conflict, water level, water quantity.

Ayrey, R. B, Bowden, M. J, Cathcart, R. W, Glennie, J.M, Saville-Smith, K. J. (1983) Rakaia River Catchment and the Adjacent Plains: An Introduction to the Issues and Options. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: central plains, discussion document, erosion, flooding, future management, groundwater, groundwater area, irrigation, Lake Ellesmere, legislation, management plan, Rakaia Catchment, Rakaia groundwater, Rakaia River, water quality.

Mandel, S. (1974) The Groundwater Resources of the Canterbury Plains. (New Zealand Agricultural Engineering Institute, Lincoln College, Canterbury, New Zealand)
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Keywords: Canterbury plains, Canterbury Plains groundwater, climate, exploitation, flow, future demand, future water use, geography, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater exploitation, groundwater flow, groundwater system, infiltration, irrigation, irrigation limits, limits, permeability, recharge, river flow, surface water, system characteristics.
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