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Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu. (n.d.) Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu: Freshwater Policy.
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Keywords: fish habitats, fisheries, freshwater, instream flows, Kaupapa, Ngai Tahu, participation, performance indicators, policy, policy statement, te Runanga o Ngai Tahu, TRoNT, water flows.
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Steward, Michael K. (2012) A 40-year record of carbon-14 and tritium in the Christchurch groundwater system, New Zealand: Dating of young samples with carbon-14. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 430-431. Page(s) 50-68.
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Keywords: Age Determination, artesian aquifers, carbon-14, christchurch groundwater, groundwater, groundwater age, groundwater recharge, oxygen-18, recharge, trends, tritium.
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Berry, Neil Webster-Brown, Jenny. (2012) A Summer Hydrological Budget for Lake Forsyth/Wairewa: Preliminary Findings. (Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management)
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Keywords: data collection, Evaporation, flow gauging, geology, geomorphology, groundwater inflows, groundwater seepage, lake Forsyth, lake water budget, Precipitation, runoff, Wairewa, water budget.
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Torgeson, Lynn. (2012) Assessment of Environmental Effects for the Burwood Resource Recovery Park. (Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd, prepared for Burwood Resource Recovery Park)
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Keywords: AEE, Assessment of Environmental Effects, Burwood Resource Recovery Park, drainage to groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater quality, leachate, surface water, water table.
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URS New Zealand. (2012) Burwood Access Monitoring Database: Burwood Landfill. (prepared for Christchurch City Council. Job: 42171307)
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Keywords: Alkalinity, annual, burwood, burwood Landfill, changes, chemical oxygen demand, chloride, christchurch metropolitan landfill, database, electrical conductivity, groundwater, groundwater monitoring, groundwater quality, heavy metal concentration, landfill, landfill leachate, landfill leaching, Leachate, leachate plume, leaching, monitoring, nitrate, total alkalinity, trends, water quality indicators.

Earl-Goulet, Judith, Ettema, Marc, Tricker, James, Young, John. (2012) Canterbury Region water use report for the 2010/11 water year. #ISBN 978-1-927195-94. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Abstraction, Allocation, consent, Environment Canterbury, groundwater abstraction, surface water, surface water abstraction, water management zones, water metering, water use, water use.
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Groundwater Team Environment Canterbury. (2012) Christchurch Groundwater Quality Monitoring 2011. #ISBN: 978-1-927210-2. (Groundwater Team, Environment Canterbury Regional Council, prepared for Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: annual surveys, cations, christchurch, christchurch groundwater, conductivity, dissolved Oxygen, drinking water quality, e coli, Earthquake, groundwater, groundwater quality, groundwater system, indicator, new Zealand Drinking Water Standards, ph, surveying, water quality, water quality indicators, well damage.
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Close, M E, Leonard, M M, Lin, S, Webber, J B, Williamson, Wendy. (2012) Groundwater Biofilm Dynamics Grown In Situ Along a Nutrient Gradient. Ground Water. Vol. 50. #5. Page(s) 690-703.
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Keywords: biofilm Quality, biofilms, groundwater, groundwater biofilms, nutrient concentration, nutrient gradient, nutrients, Selwyn River.

Jebbour, N, Kovocova, E, Moreau-Fournier, M, White, Paul, Zemansky, G. (2012) Groundwater-surface water interaction in the Waimakariri river, New Zealand, and groundwater outflow from the river bed. Journal of Hydrology (New Zealand). Vol. 51. #1. Page(s) 1-23.
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Keywords: Aquifer, groundwater, Springston Formation aquifer, surface water, Waimakariri River.
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Scott, Martha, Wilson, Nicola. (2012) Seawater intrusion network review. #ISBN 978-1-927210-26. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Abstraction Levels, Calcium, Chloride, Climate Change, Conductivity, CWMS Canterbury Water Management Strategy, Earthquake Damage, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, Groundwater Levels, Magnesium, monitoring, Natural Resources Regional Plan, NRRP, Potassium, recommendations, RMA Resource Management Act, RPS Regional Policy Statement, Sea-water interface, Seawater Intrusion Network, Sodium, Sulphate, trigger levels, water levels, water quality, wells, Woolston-Heathcote.
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Institute of Environmental Science and Research. (2012) Summary of Literature Impacts of Earthquakes on Groundwater Quality. (Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited (ESR), prepared for the Ministry of Health)
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Keywords: canterbury earthquakes, damage, drinking water quality, earthquake Damage, earthquakes, groundwater quality, health risk, seismic activity.
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(2012) Te Waihora/Lake Ellesmere Catchment: Functional Significance and Sensitivity of Groundwater Fauna. (Golder Associates, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: aquifer, Catchments, ecosystems, groundwater biodiversity, groundwater contamination, groundwater ecosystems, groundwater fauna, Selwyn/Te Waihora catchment.
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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.

Tricker, James. (2011) Canterbury Region Dairy Report 2010-2011 Season. #ISBN: 978-1-927161-8. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Canterbury Water Management Strategy, compliance, compliance monitoring, dairy, dairy expansion, dairy sector, effluent, effluent disposal, effluent storage, farm, farmers, farming, iwi, Resource Management Act.
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Christchurch City Council. (2011) Central City Plan: Draft Central City Recovery Plan - For Ministerial Approval December 2011. Vol. 1. #ISBN 978-0-9876571-4. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Avon River, groundwater, stormwater, stormwater management, surface water, wastewater, water quality.
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(2011) City Plan Monitoring: Natural Environment: Annual Groundwater Abstraction, Christchurch. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Abstraction, Annual Groundwater Abstraction, Christchurch, Christchurch City Council, Christchurch Metropolitan Aquifer System, Christchurch-West Melton aquifer system, City Plan Monitoring, Groundwater Abstraction, Groundwater Consumption, Indicator reporting sheet.
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(2011) Earthquake Impacts on Groundwater - Update # 1. (Environment Canterbury Groundwater Resources Section, Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Christchurch, earthquake, fload and counterweight, groundwater, groundwater Levels, monitoring, pressure transducer, recorder wells.
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(2011) Earthquake Impacts on Groundwater - Update # 2. (Environment Canterbury Groundwater Resources Section, Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: alkalinity, ammonia nitrogen, anions, baseline, Calcium, cations, Chloride, Conductivity, dissolved Oxygen, Dissolved reactive phosphorus, earthquake, earthquake damage, groundwater, groundwater flow patterns, groundwater quality, infrastructure, Ions, iron, magnesium, manganese, nitrate Nitrogen, pH, Potassium, sodium, sulphate, temperature.
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(2011) Earthquake Impacts on Groundwater - Update # 3. (Environment Canterbury Groundwater Resources Section, Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: bores, damage, Earthquake, earthquake-induced springs, groundwater quality, public supply wells, Recorder wells, springs, turbidity, water table.
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Stevenson, Michele. (2011) Healthy Estuary and Rivers of the City: Water quality and ecosystem health monitoring programme of Ihutai: Water quality of the Avon and Heathcote rivers: Summary report on data collected in 2010. #ISBN 978-1-927146-46. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: ammonia, ammonia nitrogen, ANZECC, Avon River, biochemical oxygen demand, biota, Cadmium, concentrations, Copper, dissolved Oxygen, Dissolved reactive phosphorus, DRP, ecosystem health, Escherichia coli, groundwater fed, heathcote river, heavy metals, heavy metals, land use, lead, mercury, nitrate-nitrite nitrogen, NNN, nutrients, oxygen, River habitiat, spring-fed, suspended sediment, suspended soils, trigger levels, turbidity, water quality, water quality parameters, zinc.
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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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Williams, Howard. (2011) Modelling of stream discharge and groundwater levels in the Te Waihora /Lake Ellesmere catchment. (Elemental Geoconsulting Limited)
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Keywords: Adaptive management, allocation levels, aquifer recharge, consent, consented allocation, Eigen Model, environmental indicators, Groundwater levels, land surface Activities, Land Use, management issues, MAR (managed aquifer recharge), Recharge, stream discharges, water balance.
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Memon, A, Painter, B, Weber, E P. (2011) Science, society, and water resources in New Zealand: recognizing and overcoming a societal impasse`. Environmental Policy and Planning Journal. Vol. 13. #1. Page(s) 49-69.
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Keywords: canterbury water, collaborative governance approach, groundwater, groundwater models, groundwater science models, selwyn District.
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Martin, Adam, Poulsen, David. (2011) State of the Water Resource Report 2011: This report is a summary of the water resource for the Canterbury region for the period May to September 2011. #ISBN: 978-1-927146-5. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Canterbury Water Management Strategy, Climate, CWMS, groundwater flow, Rainfall, River flows, soil Moisture, trends, water quality, zone.
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Callander, Peter, Thomas, Neil. (2011) Technical Review of the Effectiveness of the Existing Groundwater Management Regime Operating in the West Melton Special Zone. (Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: abstractions, bores, goudnwater patterns, Groundwater, groundwater zone, management Issues, monitoring bores, trigger levels, West Melton.
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Brough, Andrew. (2011) Three Water Servicing for Proposed Plan Change for Highfield Park. (Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd, prepared for Highfiled Park Limited)
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Keywords: groundwater, stormwater, surface water, wastewater, water quality, water quantity, water supply.
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(2011) Tonkin & Taylor: Christchurch Central City: Geological Interpretative Report. (Tonkin and Taylor, prepared for Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: artesian groundwater, avon River, Black Maps, boreholes, buried channels, CBD, Christchurch Central Business District, earthquake, Geomorphology, geotechnical conditions, Groundwater, groundwater level monitoring, groundwater Levels, infilled channels, liquefaction, piezocone calibration, well records.
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(2010) A Healthy City: Drinking Water Quality. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch City Council, Christchurch City Council Water Supply Zones, Community Outcomes, drinking water quality, Indicator reporting sheet, New Zealand Drinking Water Standards, shallow groundwater supplies, surface water supplies, water quality, Water Suppy Zones, water treatment.
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Scott, D M, Thorley, M J. (2010) A methodology to model groundwater flow in sub-areas of the Canterbury Plains. #ISBN 978-1-877574-17. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Abstraction Wells, Applied Research Associates New Zealand, Aquifer Structural Composition, Aquifer System, Canterbury Plains, Constant Heads, Environment Canterbury, Flux, Geological Model, Geological Structure, Goundwater Flow Model, Groundwater Vistas, Land Surface Recharge, Leapfrog Hydro, Methodologies, Model Uncertainty, MODFLOW model, Numerical Flow Models, PEST Parameter Estimation Tool kit, Predictions, Recharging Wells, United States Geological Survey, USGS.
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(2010) Annual Groundwater Quality Survey 2010. Environment Canterbury Groundwater Resources Section. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: 2010, anions, Annual, cations, drinking water quality, E-Coli, Groundwater, Iron, Long-term patterns, Manganese, microbiological indicators, Nitrate Nitrogen Concentrations, State of the Environment, trends, Water Quality.
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Abraham, Phil, Hanson, Carl. (2010) Annual groundwater quality survey, spring 2009. #ISBN 978-1-877574-25. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: 2009, Aesthetic, ammonia, anions, Annual, Arsenic, cations, Changing land use, Chloride, drinking water quality, E-Coli, Groundwater, Iron, Long term trend, Long-term patterns, Manganese, MAV, microbiological indicators, Nitrate, Nitrate Nitrogen Concentrations, pH, State of the Environment, Surface land use, trends, Water Quality.
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Christchurch City Council. (2010) Christchurch City Council Infrastructure Design Standard: Part 5 - Stormwater and Land Drainage. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: consent issues, Constructed waterways, discharge, drainage, integrated stormwater, land drainage, land use, outfall, pipe flow, Resource consent, reticulation, runoff, secondary flow paths, Soakage system models, stormwater, stormwater pumping, swales, waterways.
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Hicks, Murray, Horrell, Graeme, McKerchar, Alistair, Örn Hreinsson, Einar, Renwick, James, Verburg, Piet. (2010) Climate change impacts on Lake Ellesmere (Te Waihora). #NIWA Project: ENC103. (NIWA, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: climate Change, El Nino, evaporation, freshwater inflows, future scenario, groundwater inflows, hydrological cycle, interdecadal Pacific Oscillation, irrigation, Lake Ellesmere, lake levels, Rainfall, Rainfall, sea levels, Te Waihora, Temperature, Tributory inflows.
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Close, Murray. (2010) Critical review of contaminant transport time through the Vadose Zone. #ISBN 978-1-927137-54. (Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR), prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: age Determination, alluvial gravel, Canterbury Plains, contaminant transport, goundwater monitoring, groundwater nitrate concentrations, groundwater recharge, microbes, nitrate, recharge events, seasonal changes, Templeton, transport of nitrate, travel time, Vadose Zone.
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Bidwell, Vince, Ford, Raymond, Lilburne, Linda, Webb, Trevor. (2010) Estimating nitrate-nitrogen leaching rates under rural land uses in Canterbury. #ISBN 978-1-927137-77. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: land use change, leaching, leaching values, nitrate-N, point-source, point-source discharges, rural land use, water quality.
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Williams, Howard. (2010) Groundwater resources in the Te Waihora/Lake Ellesmere catchment: management issues and options. #ISBN 978-1-877542-63. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: abstraction entitlement, Abstraction Levels, Adaptive management, bottom lines, drawdown, environmental bottom lines, Groundwater levels, land use intensity, Management Issues, MAR (managed aquifer recharge), Minimum flows, rainfall recharge, Surface flows in spring-fed stream, Trigger levels, Uncertainties, water flow.
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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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Bright, John, Close, M E, Hector, R, Noonan, M J. (2010) Microbial Transport from Dairying under Two Spray-Irrigation Systems in Canterbury, New Zealand. Journal of Environmental Quality. Vol. 39. #3. Page(s) 824-833.
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Keywords: bacteria, campylobacter, centre pivot irrigation, Dairy farm, E coli, E. coli, faecal coliform, farming, fecal coliform, groundwater, irrigation, irrigation system, lincoln, Lincoln University Dairy Farm, microbes, microbial quality, pathogens, rainfall, Te Pirita, transportation, travelling irrigator, Vadose Zone.

Bidwell, Vince, Close, M E, Dann, R, Thomas, S, Wohling, T. (2010) Modeling of Nonequilibrium Bromide Transport through Alluvial Gravel Vadose Zones. Vadose Zone Journal. Vol. 9. Page(s) 731-746.
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Keywords: bromide, contaminant concentrations, contaminants, dunsandel, estimation, groundwater, leachate, leaching, lincoln, long term nonequliibrium, modelling, nonequilibrium, solutes, surface – groundwater interface, transportation, vadose zone.

Buchan, G D, Close, M E, Jiang, S, Noonan, M J, Pang, Liping, Simunek, J. (2010) Modeling water flow and bacterial transport in undisturbed lysimeters under irrigations of dairy shed effluent and water using HYDRUS-1D. Water Research. Vol. 44. #4. Page(s) 1050-1061.
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Keywords: bromide, contamination, dairy farm, dairy shed effluent, effluent, faecal coliform, groundwater, leaching, lysimeter, transportation, waterway.

Ezzy, Tim, Martin, Adam. (2010) State of the Water Resource Report 2010: This report is a summary of the water resource for the Canterbury region for the period May to September 2010. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Canterbury Water Management Strategy, Climate, CWMS, groundwater flow, Rainfall, River flows, soil Moisture, trends, zone.
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Durney, P, Scott, D M. (2010) Waimakariri River Surface Water/Groundwater Interaction Study – Data Review. #ISBN: 978-1-877574-2. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: aquifer tests, borelogs, conductivity, groundwater, groundwater gradients, groundwater levels, monitoring, raw data, river recharge, slug tests, surface groundwater relationship, surface water, surface-groundwater interface, temperature, Waimakariri River, water level.

Horn, Chrys. (2010) Waitaha Wai: Waterways of Christchurch. #ISBN: 978-1-877574-0. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council and Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Avon River, Avon-Heathcote Estuary, brooklands estuary, Brooklands Lagoon, Cashmere Stream, christchurch water supply, drainage, groundwater, halswell river, Ihutai, maori water values, monitoring, Ngai Tahu, Pollution, stream monitoring, styx catchment, surface water, Travis Swamp, Travis Wetland, values, water quality, water supplies, water values.
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Lim, Elena. (2009) A Risk Assessment of Northwest Christchurch Water Supply: Systematic Review of Lead Contaminants. Vol. Masters of Health Sc. Page(s) 102. (Canterbury University)
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Keywords: contaminant leaching, contamination, drinking water, health, health effects, leaching, Lead, lead leaching, lead poisoning, lead use, Northwest Christchurch water system, Pb, pipe corrosion, toxic contaminants, water reticulation, water reticulation systems.
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Bidwell, Vince, Rupp, David E, Schmidt, J, Woods, R. (2009) Analytical assessment and parameter estimation of a low-dimensional groundwater model. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 377. #1-2. Page(s) 143-154.
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Keywords: alluvial plain system, groundwater, modelling, Selwyn River, Selwyn River Basin.
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White, Paul A. (2009) Avon River springs catchment, Christchurch City, New Zealand. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. Vol. 56. Page(s) 61-70.
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Keywords: Christchurch groundwater, Christchurch groundwater system, drinking water, groundwater, groundwater recharge, Recharge, water quality.
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Barlow, H, Close, M E, Dann, R, Flintoft, M, Francis, G S, Hector, R, Thomas, S. (2009) Characterization and Estimation of Hydraulic Properties in an Alluvial Gravel Vadose Zone. Vadose Zone Journal. Vol. 8. #3. Page(s) 651-663.
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Keywords: alluvial gravel vadose zone, burnham, canterbury plains, drinking water, dunsandel, groundwater, hydraulic properties, lincoln, physical characteristics, sandy gravel, sandy gravel, transportation, Vadose Zone.
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(2009) Christchurch Long Term Council Community Plan 2009-2019: Community Outcomes. Page(s) 52-57. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Community Outcomes, ecological heritage sites, groundwater abstraction, groundwater use, long term council community plan, recreation, recreational water quality, water quality.
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Abraham, Phil, Hanson, Carl. (2009) Depth and spatial variation in groundwater chemistry - Central Canterbury Plains. #ISBN 978-1-86937-969.
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Keywords: apline river recharge, aquifer stratigraphy, central plains groundwater, chemistry sampling, groundwater, groundwater flow, hydrogeological history, land Surface Recharge, Oxygen-18, Rakaia River, recharge sources, soil drainage.
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Williams, Howard. (2009) Groundwater resources associated with the Rakaia riparian sub-area: assessment of technical and allocation issues. #ISBN: 978-1-86937-97. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Adaptive management, aquifer structure, bores, confining layers, consented water use, groundwater, groundwater age, groundwater allocation, groundwater hydrology, groundwater levels, low flows, minimum flows, nitrate, oxygen isotope data, Rakaia, Rakaia-Selwyn Groundwater Allocation Zone, Rakaia-Selwyn zone, recharge, recharge sources, Riparian sub area, riparian zone, Southbridge Water Users Group, springs, surface water hydrology, trigger levels, Uncertainties, water chemistry.
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Stevenson, Michele. (2009) Healthy estuary and rivers of the City: Water quality and ecosystem health monitoring programme of Ihutai: Water quality of the Avon and Heathcote rivers: Summary report on data collected in 2008. #ISBN: 978-1-877542-2. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: ammonia, ammonia nitrogen, ANZECC, Avon River, biochemical oxygen demand, biota, Cadmium, concentrations, Copper, dissolved Oxygen, Dissolved reactive phosphorus, DRP, ecosystem health, Escherichia coli, groundwater fed, heathcote river, heavy metals, heavy metals, land use, lead, mercury, nitrate-nitrite nitrogen, NNN, nutrients, oxygen, River habitiat, spring-fed, suspended sediment, suspended soils, trigger levels, turbidity, water quality, water quality parameters, zinc.
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Horrell, Graeme. (2009) Lake Ellesmere (Te Waihora) water balance model: variable update 1991 to 2007. (National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research ltd, prepared for Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: evaporation, groundwater seepage, kaitorete spit, kaitorete spit seepage, lake, Lake Ellesmere, lake openings, modelled openings, Modelling, outlfows, predictions, rainfall, seepage, stream inflows, Te Waihora, variables, water balance, water balance model.

Bidwell, Vince, Lilburne, Linda, Scott, David, Thorley, Mike. (2009) Nitrate discharge to groundwater from agricultural land use: an initial assessment for the Canterbury Plains. (Canterbury Water Management Strategy: Steering Group)
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Keywords: agricultural land use, Canterbury Water Management Strategy, concentrations, CWMS, drinking water quality, groundwater, groundwater quality, land use, New Zealand Drinking Water Standards, nitrate, nitrate discharge, nitrate-nitrogen, river recharge.
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Hayward, Shirley, Meredith, Adrian, Stevenson, Michele. (2009) Review of proposed NRRP water quality objectives and standards for rivers and lakes in the Canterbury region. #ISBN 978-1-86937-932. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: abiotic, algae, biotic, clarity, Drinking water quality, ecological health indicators, ecosystem health, Eutrophication, groundwater recharge, habitat of trout and salmon, macroinvertebrate, macrophyte, management units, microbiological quality, natural Resources Regional Plan, Ngai Tahu, NRRP, nutrient concentration, nutrient guidelines, periphyton, QMCI, river classification, sedimentation, Trophic, values, water clarity, water quality indicators, water quality standards, water quality standards.
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White, Paul. (2009) Review of the decision on applications to take groundwater in the Rakaia-Selwyn area. #ISBN: 978-1-86937-92. (Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Limited, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch formation, formation, geological structure, geology, gravel, groundwater, groundwater allocation zone, groundwater discharge, groundwater flow, groundwater levels, groundwater recharge, irrigation water, rainfall recharge, Rakaia groundwater, Rakaia-Selwyn Groundwater Zone, riccarton gravel, river recharge, Selwyn Groundwater, spring-fed streams, Springston formation, stream depletion, water balances.

Aitchison-Earl, Philippa, Martin, Adam. (2009) State of the Canterbury region water resource, October 2009. #ISBN 978-1- 877542-2. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: annual, aquifers, Climate, climate projections, el Nino, groundwater, groundwater levels, groundwater recharge, rainfall, rainfall levels, recharge, river flows, river flows, soil Moisture, soil moisture deficit, soil moisture levels, state of water resources, temperature, trends.
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Scott, David, Thorley, Mike. (2009) Steady-state groundwater models of the area between the Rakaia and Waimakariri rivers. #ISBN 978-1-86937-940. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: AquiferSim Model, Central plains groundwater, groundwater flow, hydraulic conductivity, hydraulic conductivity distribution, model, model Uncertainty, nitrate discharge, uncertainty.
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Hughey, K. F. D, Taylor, K. (2009) Te Waihora/Lake Ellesmere: State of the Lake and Future Management. (EOS Ecology)
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Keywords: Bird habitat, birdlife, commercial fisheries, cultural health, economic benefits, economic value, fish, future management, groundwater system, lake Ellesmere, management, native fish, nutrient levels, recreational values, tangata whenua, Te Waihora, Waihora Ellesmere Trust, water quality.
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Lough, Hilary, Williams, Howard. (2009) Vertical flow in Canterbury groundwater systems and its significance for groundwater management. #ISBN 978-1-86937-977. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Abstraction, aquifer, confinement, drawdown, flow direction, geological Structure, groundwater flow, hydrogeological parameters, modelling, observation wells, Piezometric contours, Pumping-induced leakage, sedimentary deposits, water table.
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Bidwell, Vince, Howard, Williams, Scott, David. (2008) Adaptive management of groundwater in the Rakaia-Selwyn Groundwater Allocation Zone: technical and implementation issues. #ISBN: 978-1-86937-64. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Adaptive management, cumulative effects, groundwater, groundwater management, irrigation demand, management, rakaia-Selwyn Groundwater Allocation Zone, recharge-based management.
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Buchan, G D, Close, M E, Jiang, S, Noonan, M J, Pang, Liping, Smith, Neil. (2008) Bacterial leaching from dairy shed effluent applied to a fine sandy loam under irrigated pasture. Australian Journal of Soil Research. Vol. 46. #7. Page(s) 552-564.
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Keywords: bacteria, bacterial transport, chemical tracers, diary farm, drainage rate, effluent, fecal coliform, groundwater, irrigation, leachate, lincoln, Lysimeter, soil, soil columns, transportation, water flow.
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(2008) Canterbury Regional Environment Report 2008: Chapter 2 Surface water quantity, quality and ecosystems. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: allocation, biotic, chlorophyll A concentration, climate, ecosystem health, evapotranspiration, faecal indicator, flows, groundwater Levels, lakes, land use intensification, Nutrient inputs, precipitation, rainfall, rivers, sedimentation, storage, surface water use, values, water availability, water levels.
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(2008) Canterbury Regional Environment Report 2008: Chapter 3 Groundwater. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Abstraction, climate, contamination, ecological effects, ecological values, groundwater, groundwater Levels, irrigation, land use change, low flows, nitrates, recharge, sustainability.
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Bright, John, Dark, Andrew, Sigle, Shane. (2008) Canterbury Strategic Water Study (Stage 2). (Aqualinc Research Ltd, prepared for the Canterbury Mayoral Forum)
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Keywords: abstractions, Canterbury Mayoral Forum, Canterbury Strategic Water Study, Canterbury Water Management Strategy, current wate ruse, CWMS, hydrological feasibility, hydrology, irrigation, storage, water storage.
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Close, M E, Dann, R, Flintoft, M, Hector, R, Pang, L. (2008) Complementary use of tracer and pumping tests to characterize a heterogeneous channelized aquifer system in New Zealand. Hydrogeology Journal. Vol. 16. Page(s) 1177-1191.
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Keywords: Burnham, channelized gravel aquifer, data, Estimates of sea level rise, gravel aquifer, groundwater, hydraulic conductivity, pumping data, raw data, Tracer experiment, Tracers, tracing tests.

Stevenson, Michele. (2008) Healthy Estuary and Rivers of the City: Water quality and ecosystem health monitoring programme of Ihutai: Water quality of the Avon and Heathcote rivers: Summary report on data collected in 2007. #ISBN: 978-1-86937-83. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: ammonia, ammonia nitrogen, ANZECC, Avon River, biochemical oxygen demand, biota, Cadmium, concentrations, Copper, dissolved Oxygen, Dissolved reactive phosphorus, DRP, ecosystem health, Escherichia coli, groundwater fed, heathcote river, heavy metals, heavy metals, land use, lead, mercury, nitrate-nitrite nitrogen, NNN, nutrients, oxygen, River habitiat, spring-fed, suspended sediment, suspended soils, trigger levels, turbidity, water quality, water quality parameters, zinc.
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Golder Kingett Mitchell Ltd. (2008) Integrated Catchment Management Plan for South-West Christchurch. (Golder Associates (NZ) Ltd, prepared for Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: catchment characteristics, catchment plan, drainage system, ecology, erosion control, Flood management, Flood mitigation, freshwater quality, geology, groundwater characteristics, groundwater use, integrated management, land use change, management, monitoring, Plan, sediment quality, South-West Area Plan, South-West Christchurch, springs, stormwater control, stormwater quality, surface water, SWAT, water quality, waterway enhancement.

Apperley, Bruce, Brookland, Iris. (2008) Integrated Stormwater Management Plan and Assessment of Environmental Effects - Lincoln. (Maunsell Limited, prepared for Selwyn District Council)
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Keywords: AEE, Assessment of Environmental Effects, catchment, concentration, groundwater, lake Ellesmere, Land drainage, liffey Stream, stormwater, stormwater contaminants, Stormwater discharge, stormwater treatment, suspended sediment, suspended solids, Te Waihora, water quality, water quantity, water supply.
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(2008) Izone Industrial Park Rolleston - Appendix C: Stormwater Management Assessment. (Kerr and Partners Limited)
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Keywords: consent, flood, flood risk, groundwater, Industry, infiltration, Rainfall, runoff, stormwater, stormwater system, sumps, sustainable management, swales, water quality, water table.
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Fenwick, Graham, Scarsbrook, Mike. (2008) Natural purification of groundwater. Water & Atmosphere. Vol. 16. #4. Page(s) 12-13.
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch City, drinking water, ecosystem service, groundwater, irrigation, NIWA, pollution, sustainability, treated wastewater, water quality, water supply.
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Dysart, Marie, Miller, Malcolm, Pascoe, Warwick. (2008) Rakaia Catchment Water Allocation Issues: A review of water allocation administration, stream depletion management, and other issues within the Rakaia Catchment, and options for formalizing allocation arrangements.. #ISBN: 978-1-86937-89. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: 1 for 1 sharing, Abstraction, allocation Blocks, allocation limits, Banding System, groundwater allocation zones, mean daily flow, minimum flow, minimum flow recommendations, natural Resources Regional Plan, NRRP, Rakaia, Rakaia River, reductions in use, Reliabilty of supply, surface water allocation zones, The Banding System, Water conservation Order, water permit holders, water use.
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Crossland, Andrew, Hardy, Rochelle, Jenkins, Carol, Keller, Jeanine, Kingett Mitchell Limited, McCombs, Kate, McFarlane, Rob, Meurk, Colin, Oliver, Sarah, Pearson, Elizabeth, Renard, T. (2008) South-West Christchurch Area Plan: Phase 1 Report - An Assessment of Natural Values. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: aquifers, bank erosion, bird species, birds, Cashmere Stream, cumulative, discharges, ecological effects, ecological systems, ecological values, fish, flow, freshwater habitat, groundwater, halswell River, Halswell River, haytons Stream, heathcote river, henderson's Basin, Hoon Hay Valley Stream, Invertebrate, leaching, light, long term effects, Milnes Drain, monitoring data, natural values, net impervious area, non-point source discharges, ponding, Quaifes Road, riparian cover, seepage, South-West Christchurch Area Plan, springs, stormwater, stormwater seepage, surface water, temperature, Urban growth, urbanisation, vegetation, water, water quality, water quantity, waterways, waterways, wetlands.
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Martin, Adam, Williams, Howard. (2008) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, October 2008. #ISBN 978-1-86937-891. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: annual, aquifers, Climate, climate projections, groundwater, groundwater levels, groundwater recharge, rainfall, rainfall levels, recharge, river flows, river flows, soil Moisture, soil moisture deficit, soil moisture levels, state of water resources, temperature, trends.
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Kerr, Geoff, Swaffield, Simon. (2007) Amenity values of spring fed streams and rivers in Canterbury: a methodological exploration. #ISBN: 978-0-909042-. (Lincoln University, Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit)
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Keywords: amenity values, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater management, instream values, irrigation, land use, water allocation regimes, water demand.
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Samad, Shameer Sheik. (2007) An analysis of the impact of sea level rise on Lake Ellesmere - Te Waihora and the L2 drainage network, New Zealand. Civil Engineering. Vol. Master of Engineerin. Page(s) 181. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: climate change, drainage, groundwater abstraction, hydraulic analysis, hydrological characteristics, hydrological modelling, hydrological system, lake, lake Ellesmere, lake openings, modelling, sea level rise, simulation, surface runoff, surface water takes, Te Waihora, water balance, water balance analysis, water level, water level loggeres.
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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) Canterbury Natural Resources Regional Plan: Chapter 2 Ngai Tahu and the management of natural resources. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: aims, issues, kaitiakitanga, mahinga kai, managemetn, Mauri, natural Resources Regional Plan, Ngai Tahu, nrrp, outcomes sought, rangatiratanga, tangata whenua, taonga.
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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) How do we use our precious resources today...to create a healthier environment tomorrow? A discussion document about the Healthy Environment Strategies.
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Keywords: above ground water network, bank erosion, baseflow, Christchurch, Christchurch City Council, drinking water, finite resource, groundwater contamination, rivers, run-off, runoff, springs, stormwater, strategy, streams, Surface water, vegetation, water demand, water network above ground, water quality, water supply.
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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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Jennings, Ross, Martin Zalhoefer, Jens. (2007) Proposed District Centre Plan Change Styx Centre - Infrastructure and Engineering Design Considerations and Assessment of Environmental Effects on the Environment. (Eliot Sinclaire & Partners Ltd, prepared for Calco Developments Ltd)
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Keywords: Aquifer 0, contamination, development, flood, flood management, groundwater, groundwater age, groundwater balance, groundwater velocity, mitigation, sewer network, source of groundwater, stormwater discharge, surface water contamination, urban contaminants, Urban development, water flows, water quantity.
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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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Couling, Ken, Eastman, Roy, May, Paul, McCarthy, Joe, Oliver, Sarah, Watts, Robert. (2007) South-West Christchurch Area Plan: Phase 1 Report - Ground and Surface Water Management. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: aquifer confining layer, Area Plan, confined aquifers, ecological values, ecology, ephemeral waterways, groundwater, groundwater quality, halswell River, heathcote river, heavy metals, Henderson's Basin, ICMP, infiltration, Integrated Catchment Management Plans, South-West Christchurch Area Plan, springs, stormwater, stormwater management, surface water, surface water quality, Urban development, urban growth.
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Martin, Adam, Williams, Howard. (2007) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, October 2007. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: climate projections, foothill river, groundwater Levels, groundwater recharge, land temperature, lowland streams, rainfall, Recharge, river flows, River flows, soil Moisture, soil Moisture, soil moisture levels, temperature, trends, water balance, wells.
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(2007) Variation 6 - Proposed Natural Resources Regional Plan: Chapter 4 - Water Quality: Plan Provisions for Christchurch Groundwater Protection Zones; related Map Volume Amendments; and section 32 report. #ISBN 978-1-86937-663. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: groundwater, groundwater system, Natural Resources Regional Plan, NRRP, water quality.
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National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research. (2007) We have enough water - but not in the right place at the right time. NIWA Annual Report. Vol. 2007. Page(s) 24-25.
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Keywords: dams, demand, groundwater, irrigation, Resource management, Selwyn River, surface water.
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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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(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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Larned, Scott, Schallenberg, Mark. (2006) Constraints on phytoplankton production in Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora. (NIWA, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: atmospheric deposition, biomass, groundwater seepage, Lake Ellesmere, Light, long term trends, nutients, nutrient limitation, nutrient sources, Nutrient-light interactions, phytoplankton, Rainfall, stormflows, Te Waihora, temperature, tributary inputs.
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Hartwell, Sioban, Shaw, Helen. (2006) Lincoln Integrated Catchment Management Plan: Phase 1 - Issues Report. (URS New Zealand Ltd, prepared for Selwyn District Council)
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Keywords: Amenity values, Catchment description, Catchment overview, Contaminants, Cultural environment, flooding, groundwater, Integrated Catchment Management Plans, Issues, Issues Review, lake Ellesmere, Liffey Stream, Lincoln, Lincoln town, recreation, stormwater, stream, water quality, Water Quantity.
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Hector, R, Kikkert, H, Nokes, C, Pang, L, Simunek, J. (2006) Modeling the impact of clustered septic tank systems on groundwater quality. Vadose Zone Journal. Vol. 5. Page(s) 599-609.
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Keywords: effluent, effluent disposal, groundwater, groundwater quality, HYDRUS, modelling, septic tank, simulation, surface – groundwater interface, Yaldhurst.

Aitchison-Earl, Philippa, Williams, Howard. (2006) Relationships between groundwater pressures and lowland stream flows in the Lake Ellesmere area. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: aquifer, conductivity, correlations, environmental instream values, Environmental values, groundwater, groundwater pressure, hydraulic gradient, Instream Ecological Values, instream values, lake Ellesmere, minimum flows, stream flows, te Waihora, trigger levels, trigger values, water-bearing strata.
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Cavanagh, Jo-anne E. (2006) Soil guideline values for protection of groundwater quality. (Landcare Research, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: contaminated unsaturated zone, contamination, groundwater quality, modelling, parameters, pH, saturated zone, soil guideline values, uncontaminated saturated zone, water quality.
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Cullen, Ross, Tait, Peter R. (2006) Some External Costs of Dairy Farming in Canterbury. Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society Annual Conference, 8-10 February 2006. (Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society)
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Keywords: contamination, dairy farm, dairy farming, degradation, economic costs, external costs, groundwater, land use change, land use intensification, lowland streams, negative externalities, recreational values, surface water.
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Martin, Adam, Williams, Howard. (2006) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, October 2006. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: climate projections, foothill river, groundwater Levels, groundwater recharge, land temperature, lowland streams, rainfall, Recharge, river flows, River flows, soil Moisture, soil Moisture, soil moisture levels, temperature, trends, water balance, wells.
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Aitchison-Earl, Phillipa. (2006) Stream depletion of the spring-fed lowland streams of the Rakaia-Selwyn Groundwater Allocation Zone. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: abstraction impacts, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater zone, hydraulic connection, Rakaia, Rakaia-Selwyn Groundwater Zone, Selwyn, spring fed streams, stream depletion effect, surface flow levels, surface-groundwater interface.

Williams, Howard. (2006) The Rakaia Selwyn Groundwater Zone – Technical summary of the effects of groundwater abstractions on stream flows and reliability of groundwater. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Aquatic ecology, groundwater level, groundwater quantity, minimum flow, rakaia, Rakaia Selwyn zone, selwyn, Selwyn Rakaia, stream flows, surface – groundwater interface, water abstraction, water quantity.
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Close, M E, Pang, Liping. (2005) A Field Study of Nonequilibrium and Facilitated Transport of Cd in an Alluvial Gravel Aquifer. Ground Water. Vol. 37. #5. Page(s) 785-792.
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Keywords: alluvial gravel aquifer, Burnham, cadmium, groundwater, groundwater quality.

Close, M E, Flintoft, M, Noonan, M J, Pang, Liping, van den Brink, P. (2005) A Laboratory Study of Bacteria-Facilitated Cadmium Transport in Alluvial Gravel Aquifer Media. Journal of Environmental Quality. Vol. 34. #1. Page(s) 237-247.
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Keywords: aquifer, bacteria, Burnham, colloids, groundwater, heavy metal concentration, heavy metals, transportation, well abstractions.
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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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Bidwell, Vince, Di, H J Cameron, K. C, 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: dairy expansion, intensive farming, land use change, land use intensification, modelling, nitrate, nitrate concentrations, water quality.

Adam, John, Dawson, Sarah, Matthews, Jane, O'Keeffe, Mary, Petry, Bruce, Wilson, John. (2005) Contextual Historical Overview of Christchurch City. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: artesian groundwater, artesian well, before settlement, Bromley sewerage station, Christchurch City, Christchurch City Council, drainage, Drainage Board, high pressure water supply, historical overview, sewerage, stormwater, swamp, water supply, Woolston cut.
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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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Close, M E, Goltz, M, Noonan, M J, Pang, Liping, Sinton, L W. (2005) Filtration and transport of Bacillus subtilis spores and the F-RNA phage MS2 in a coarse alluvial gravel aquifer: Implications in the estimation of setback distances. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. Vol. 77. #3. Page(s) 165-194.
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Keywords: alluvial aquifer, alluvial gravel aquifer, burnham, groundwater, microbe assessment, microbes, microbial concentrations, microbial concentrations, microbial contaminants, microbial tracers, setback distances, time breakthrough curves.

Coombes, Elizabeth. (2005) Hydrology of the Kaputone Stream: a quantitative analysis. Vol. Master of Applied Sc. Page(s) 47. (Lincoln University)
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Keywords: Christchurch, evaporation, groundwater, hydrology, Kaputone Stream, quantitative analysis, rainfall, recommendations, surface water, surface water, urban development, urbanisation, water flow, water levels, water quantity.
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Davoren, Anthony, Scott, David. (2005) Schedule WQN9 Revision: Review of seasonal use approach included in proposed NRRP. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: arable, climate, climate data analysis, intensive pasture, irrigation, irrigation demand, irrigation season rainfall, natural Resources Regional Plan, NRRP, Peak irrigation demand, Proposed NRRP, seasonal demand, seasonal irrigation demand, soil moisture.
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Aitchison-Earl, Philippa, Davey, Grant, Horrell, Graeme, Martin, Adam, Sanders, Russel, Scott, David, Smith, Esther, Weeber, John. (2005) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, October 2005. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: annual, aquifers, Climate, climate projections, El Nino, groundwater, groundwater levels, groundwater recharge, hydrograph, rainfall, rainfall levels, recharge, river flows, river flows, soil Moisture, soil moisture deficit, soil moisture levels, state of water resources, temperature, trends.
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Vincent, Craig. (2005) The Hydrogeology of the Upper Selwyn Catchment: MSc thesis summary. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: aquifer characteristics, aquifers, aquifers, dairy expansion, farming, farming practices, Future management, geology, geomorphology, Geomorphology, groundwater, groundwater, groundwater age, groundwater ages, groundwater chemistry, groundwater demand, Groundwater flow, groundwater recharge, groundwater recharge, groundwater-surface water interface, Hororata River, Hororata River, hydrology, Hydrology, intensive farming, intensive land use, irrigation, Irrigation, land surface activities, land use change, management, nitrate-nitrogen, oxygen-18, piezometric contours, Recharge, recharge sources, river gaugings, Selwyn catchment, Selwyn Plains, selwyn River, Selwyn River, spring-fed, Springs, Surface water, Upper Selwyn Catchment, Upper Selwyn Plains, Waianiwaniwa River, water chemistry, water levels, water quality, water quantity.
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Braithwaite, R R, Close, M E, Hall, C H, Noonan, M J, Pang, Liping, Sinton, L W. (2005) Tracing the Movement of Irrigated Effluent into an Alluvial Gravel Aquifer. Water, Air and Soil Pollution. Vol. 166. #1-4. Page(s) 287-301.
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Keywords: alluvial aquifer, alluvial gravel aquifer, bacteria, border dyke irrigaiton, chloride, contamination, effluent movement, faecal indicator, gravel aquifer, groundwater, groundwater quality, irrigated effluent, microbial tracers, Templeton, Tracer experiment, Vadose Zone.

Christchurch City Council. (2005) Water & Sanitary Services Assessment. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: abstraction, artesian aquifers, Assessment of Water and Sanitary Services, Avon - Heathcote Estuary, Avon River, chemicals, constructed wetlands, contamination, discharge permit, drinking water, drinking water demand, drinking water standards, ecosystem health, effluent, halswell River, Heathcote River, microbiological contamination, New Zealand Drinking Water Standards, Nutients, salinity, salt water intrustion, sewerage, shallow groundwater supplies, stormwater, stormwater drainage, stormwater retention ponds, Styx River, surface channels, swales, treatment of water, wastewater, wastewater disposal, wastewater flow, wastewater treatment, water reticulation, water sources, water storage, water supply, water supply risk factors, water treatment, wells, wet weather events, wet weather overflows.
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Close, M E, Flintoft, M, Pang, Liping. (2004) Attenuation and transport characteristics of cadmium, zinc and lead in selected New Zealand aquifer systems. Journal of Hydrology (New Zealand). Vol. 43. #2. Page(s) 95-110.
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Keywords: alluvial gravel, alluvial gravel aquifer, aquifer types, aquifers, Burnham, cadmium, contamination, groundwater, heavy metal concentration, heavy metal transportation, heavy metals, lead, modelling, transportation, zinc.
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Glennie, John, Miller, Malcolm, Talbot, John, Veltman, Anna. (2004) Draft Natural Resources Regional Plan Groundwater Allocation Policy Implementation – Analysis And Implications. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: A "allocation" block, A block, Allocation Blocks, allocation limits, annual average recharge, average annual recharge, consent application processing, consents, environmental values, first Order Approach, groundwater, groundwater allocation limits, Natural Resources Regional Plan, NRRP, policies and rules, recharge, Second Order Approach, water quantity.
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White, Paul. (2004) Freshwater Feature: Groundwater Aquifers of Christchurch. Freshwater Update. Vol. No.05. (NIWA)
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch, drinking water, groundwater.
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Harding, Jon, Mosley, Paul, Pearson, Charles, Sorrell, Brian. (2004) Freshwaters of New Zealand: edited for the New Zealand Hydrological Society and New Zealand Limnological Society. Edited for the New Zealand Hydrological Society and New Zealand Limnological Society. (The Caxton Press)
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Keywords: Evaporation, flow regime, freshwater resources, New Zealand, runoff, soil water, Transpiration, water overview.

Aitchison-Earl, Philippa, Sanders, Russel, Scott, D M. (2004) Groundwater Allocation Limits: Guidelines for the Canterbury Region. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: allocation limits, average annual rainfall, Groundwater allocation, groundwater allocation zones, intermittent streams recharge, irrigation recharge, land-surface recharge, NRRP, sustainable yield.
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Scott, David. (2004) Groundwater Allocation Limits: land-based recharge estimates. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: 1st Order Approach, 2nd Order Approach, Allocation Zones, Climate, Evapotranspiration, First Order Approach, groundwater, Irrigation, Land Surface Recharge, Meteorological, Rainfall, Recharge Estimation, Second Order Approach, Soil Moisture, Soil Moisture Budget Model.
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(2004) Proposed Canterbury Natural Resources Regional Plan: Chapter 4 Water Quality, pp 1-6. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: groundwater, groundwater resources, lakes, management, natural Resources Regional Plan, Ngai Tahu, nrrp, plan, principle surface water bodies, Proposed nrrp, rivers, values, water quality.
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(2004) Proposed Canterbury Natural Resources Regional Plan: Chapter 4, pp 19-85. Page(s) 19-85. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: artificial lakes, contaminants, groundwater, groundwater quality, issue resolution, lakes, methods, natural lakes, natural Resources Regional Plan, Non-point source discharges, NRRP, nutrient indicators, objectives, plan, point-source, policies, proposed NRRP, riparian, riparian margins, riverbed sedimentation, rivers, sedimentation, surface water, surface water quality, water quality.

(2004) Proposed Canterbury Natural Resources Regional Plan: Chapter 4, pp 236-260. Page(s) 236-260. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: community drinking water sources, compliance, compliance monitoring, drinking water quality, environmental pressures, environmental results, groundwater, indicators, lakes, Monitoring, natural Resources Regional Plan, NRRP, Plan, rivers, water quality, water quality indicators.
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Bright, John, Close, M E, Flintoft, M, Stanton, G. (2004) Sampling the vadose zone in stony alluvial gravels using suction cups. Journal of Hydrology (New Zealand). Vol. 43. #2. Page(s) 77-94.
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Keywords: alluvial aquifer, alluvial zone, chloride, contaminant concentrations, groundwater, nitrate, Selwyn District, solutes, suction cups, Te Pirita, vadose Zone, water table.
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Aitchison-Earl, Philippa, Davey, Grant, Ettema, Marc, McKerchar, Alistair, Scott, D M, Smith, Esther, Weeber, John. (2004) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, October 2004. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: annual, aquifers, Climate, climate projections, El Nino, groundwater, groundwater levels, groundwater recharge, hydrograph, rainfall, rainfall levels, recharge, river flows, river flows, soil Moisture, soil moisture deficit, soil moisture levels, state of water resources, temperature, trends.
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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.

Bright, John, Morgan, Matthew. (2003) Canterbury's Irrigation Water Resources. South Island Dairy Event (SIDE) Conference. (South Island Dairy Event)
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Keywords: future demand, groundwater, irrigation, land use, surface water, water balance, water demand.
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Monitoring and Research Team, Christchurch City Council. (2003) Christchurch City Environmental Trends 2003 - DRAFT. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: abstraction, DIN, Dissolved inorganic nitrogen, Dissolved reactive phosphorus, drainage, DRP, ecosystems, El Nino, Eutrophication, faecal coliform concentrations, flooding, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater monitoring, groundwater quality, hydrocarbons, irrigation, leachate, rainfall, rainfall levels, rivers, run-off, snowfall, stormwater, stormwater pipes, surface water, surface water pressures, swimming guidelines, temperature, water management, water quality, water quality parameters, water quantity, waterways, wetlands.
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Meinzinger, Franziska. (2003) GIS-based site identification for the land application of wastewater: Christchurch City, New Zealand. Vol. Master of Applied Sc. (Lincoln University)
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Keywords: Christchurch, Christchurch City, climate, economic viability, effluent, environmental values, feasibility, GIS, groundwater, land application, social environment, surface water, wastewater, wastewater land application, Wastewater Treatment, Wastewater treatment plant.
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Aitchison-Earl, Philippa, Chater, Mandy, Dicker, Michael, Ettema, Marc, Sanders, Russel, Scott, David, Smith, Esther, Weeber, John. (2003) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, October 2003. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: annual, aquifers, Climate, climate projections, El Nino, groundwater, groundwater levels, groundwater recharge, rainfall, rainfall levels, recharge, river flows, river flows, soil Moisture, soil moisture deficit, soil moisture levels, state of water resources, temperature, trends.
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Kerr, G. N, Sharp, B. M. H, White, Paul. (2003) The economics of augmenting Christchurch's water supply. Journal of Hydrology (New Zealand). Vol. 42. #2. Page(s) 113-124.
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Keywords: dollar, domestic demand, domestic water consumption, economic benefits, economic value, environmental issues, groundwater aquifers, water demand, water supply.
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Grant, Helen. (2003) The Surface and Groundwater Resources of the Little Rakaia Zone (Lee River, Tent Burn and Jollies Brook). (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: allocation, aquifer, aquifer properties, Cryers creek, groundwater, groundwater abstractions, groundwater flow, groundwater recharge, groundwater resources, irrigation, irrigation recharge, Jollies Brook, Lee river, Little Rakaia Zone, rainfall, Rainfall, Rakaia, shallow aquifer, spring-fed, spring-fed streams, stock race, stream depletion effect, surface resources, surface water, Tent Burn, water balance.
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(2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Soils and Geomorphology of Christchurch. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Black Maps, geomorphology, land use, Piezometric contours, River flood channels, sea level rise, soils, springs, surface land use, swswamps, urban development, Urban growth, Waimakariri River channels, water flow.
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(2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Surface Water and Groundwater Interception. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: channels, Christchurch City Council, drainage, drainage to groundwater, groundwater, groundwater drainage, groundwater interception, hillside interception channels, Infiltration, interception channels, roadside drainage, runoff, soil filter, subsoil drains, Surface water, surface water interception, swales.
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(2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Waterway Erosion Protection. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: bank erosion, bank failure, bank full, bank terracing, burrowing, catchment development, discharge velocities, Energy zones, Erosion, erosion protection, gabions, groundwater erosion, retaining walls, salt water intrustion, sediment transfer, sudden collapse, turbulance, water velocity, waterways, wave erosion.
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Stewart, Mike, Trompetter, Vanessa, Van der Raaij, Rob. (2002) Age and source of Canterbury plains groundwater. (Prepared by Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Age Determination, age of groundwater, CFC Dating, Confined aquifers, Environment canterbury, groundwater recharge, Nitrogen concentrations, Nitrogen-15, Oxygen-18, security of groundwater drinking water supplies, source of groundwater, sustainable development, Tritium.
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Hayward, S A, Meredith, A S. (2002) An overview of the water quality of the rivers and streams of the Canterbury region. #ISBN 1-86937-473-8. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: ammonia, ammonia toxicity, clarity, Concentration, degradation, eutrophication, faecal contamination, groundwater runoff, hill-fed rivers, irrigation runoff, Land surface Activities, land use, microbial contamination, microbial quality, mountain fed rivers, nitrogen, nutrients, phosphorus, riparian buffer strips, sedimentation, toxic contaminants, water quality.
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Bidwell, Vince, Bright, John, McIndoe, Ian, Morgan, Matthew, Robb, Christina. (2002) Canterbury Strategic Water Study: Stage One Report. (Lincoln Environmental, prepared for the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Environment Canterbury and the Ministry for the Environment)
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Keywords: abstraction, abstraction limits, allocation, Evapotranspiration, groundwater, groundwater recharge, irrigated land, irrigation, irrigation, irrigation demand, land Surface Recharge, land use, lowland streams, minimum flow, regional water balance, reliabilty of supply, River flows, river recharge, selwyn River, stock demand, surface water, surface water allocation zones, water balance, water demand, water demand calculations.
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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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Hayward, S A. (2002) Christchurch-West Melton Groundwater Quality: A review of groundwater quality monitoring data from January 1986 to March 2002. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: aesthetic, algal growth, aquifer, arsenic, Christchurch, Concentration, confined aquifers, drinking water standards, faecal coliform concentrations, groundwater, groundwater chemistry, groundwater quality surveys, groundwater recharge, high water levels, iron, Long term patterns, long term trends, manganese, maximum Accepted Value, nitrate-nitrogen, ph, phosphorus, rainfall, recharge sources, saltwater, spring-fed, springston, unconfined aquifer, unconfined groundwater.
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Abraham, Phil, Hanson, Carl. (2002) Groundwater quality monitoring - annual summary, 2001-02. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: acidic, Aesthetic, annual surveys, drinking water quality, Drinking water standards, hydrocarbons, ions, iron, long term patterns, long term trend, manganese, MAV, Maximum Accepted Value, microorganism, monitoring, Nitrate, nitrates, pesticides, pH, saltwater intrusion, surveys, Water quality.
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Hanson, Carl R. (2002) Nitrate concentrations in Canterbury groundwater – a review of existing data. #ISBN 1-86937-457-6. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Environment Canterbury, Groundwater, Groundwater quality surveys, Land surface Activities, Long-term patterns, Long-term trends, Nitrate Nitrogen Concentrations, Seasonal Nitrate Fluctuations, Spatial Patterns, Wells.
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Charter, Mandy, Dicker, Michael, Ettema, Marc, Grant, Helen, Mullen, Mark, Sanders, Russel, Scott, David, Weeber, John. (2002) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, October 2002. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Abstraction, Allocation, aquifer recharge, climate, El Nino, goundwater levels, groundwater, groundwater recharge, irrigation, low flows, rainfall, water abstraction, water balance.
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Close, M E, Noonan, M J, Savill, M. (2002) The Impact of Grazing Animals on Microbial Quality of Groundwater in Canterbury - A Review. (Environmental Science and Research (ESR) and Lincoln University, prepared for Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: animal grazing, aquifer system, Border dyke irrigaiton, Burnham, canterbury Plains, dairy, E coli, faecal coliform, faecal matter, fecal matter, flood irrigation, groundwater quality, leachign, lincoln, spray irrigation, Templeton.

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.

Rosen, M R, White, P A, Sinton, L W. (2001) Microbial Contaminants of New Zealand's Aquifers. Groundwaters of New Zealand. Page(s) 221-251. (New Zealand Hydrological Society Inc)
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Keywords: alluvial aquifer, aquifers, bacteria, burnham, contaminant concentration, contaminants, effluent irrigation, faecal coliform, groundwater, groundwater quality, microbes, microbial contaminants, templeton.

Environment Canterbury. (2001) Our water in the balance: Christchurch/West Melton rivers and groundwater. Issues and Options - A discussion document contributing to the preparation of the Natural Resources Regional Plan. #ISBN 1-86937-401-0. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Christchurch-West Melton aquifer system, contamination risk, groundwater, groundwater management, intensive farming, land use intensification, management, water demand, water quality.

Aitchison-Earl, Philippa, Chater, Mandy, Dicker, Michael, Ettema, Marc, sanders, Russel, Scott, D M, Weeber, John. (2001) State of the Canterbury Region Water Resource, 1 October 2001. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: annual, aquifers, Climate, climate projections, El Nino, groundwater, groundwater levels, groundwater recharge, hydrograph, rainfall, rainfall levels, recharge, river flows, river flows, soil Moisture, soil moisture deficit, soil moisture levels, state of water resources, temperature, trends.
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Beca. (2001) The Solid Facts on Christchurch Liquefaction. The Q Files. (Beca, prepared for Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: earthquake, groundwater levels, Liquefaction, liquefaction risk, soils, water table.
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Scott, David M. (2000) Christchurch Groundwater Investigation: Simulation of alternative groundwater abstraction scenarios and their effect on baseflows of the Avon and Heathcote Rivers. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Avon River, Christchurch-West Melton groundwater system, computer simulations, estimation, future management, groundwater abstraction, Heathcote River, modelling, saltwater intrusion, spring fed streams, stream depletion, surface groundwater interface, Unconfined/confined, water balance.

Armstrong, M J, Close, M E, Nobes, David C. (2000) Delineation of a landfill leachate plume and flow channels in coastal sands near Christchurch, New Zealand, using a shallow electromagnetic survey method. Hydrogeology Journal. Vol. 8. Page(s) 328-336.
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Keywords: Burwood Landfill, Burwood Resource Recovery Park, contamination, Groundwater, groundwater contamination, landfill, leachate, leaching.
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(2000) Guidelines for the Assessment of Groundwater Abstraction Effects on Stream Flow. #ISBN: 1-86937-387-1. (Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd, prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: abstraction, AEE, Assessment of Environmental Effects, cumulative effects, Darcy Equation, effective management, groundwater, groundwater demand, groundwater flow models, Hydrological Settigns, interlinked, stream depletion effect, Stream-Aquifer Interaction, surface water, Uncertainty.
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Facer, Suzanne. (2000) Interactions between the Streams and Groundwater in the Harts Creek and Birdlings Brook Catchments. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: birdlings Brook, clarity, detoriating water quality, fish numbers, groundwater, groundwater Levels, harts Creek, hydrogeology, irrigation recharge, lake Ellesmere, piezometric survey, rainfall, rainfall recharge, springs, stream clarity, stream depletion effect, streambed conductance, summer flows, surface water flow, water abstraction, water quality.
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Loris, Phoebe. (2000) Investigation of Wood Creek and its Relationship to Groundwater and Surface Waters in the Lake Ellesmere Catchment. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: groundwater system, groundwater-surface water interface, interrelation, lake Ellesmere, relationship, stream depletion effect, system, te Waihora, Wood Creek.
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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.

Selwyn District Council. (2000) Proposed District Plan: Natural Resources - 1.3: Water. Page(s) 39-46. (Selwyn District Council,)
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Keywords: contamination, Effluent, groundwater, lake margins, riparian margins, river margins, sewerage, surace waterways, water, water quality, water quality standards, water quantity.
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Close, M E, Finlay, R K, Noonan, M J, Pang, L, Sinton, L W. (2000) Transport and attenuation of bacteria and bacteriophages in an alluvial gravel aquifer. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. Vol. 34. #1. Page(s) 175-186.
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Keywords: alluvial gravel aquifer, Bacillus subtilis, bacteria, bacteria transportation, bacteriophages, Burnham, E. coli, groundwater, modelling, monitoring bore, Rhodamine, transportation.

Environment Canterbury Regional Council, Weeber, John H. (2000) Watering Christchurch: The Story of Well Drilling and Water Supply in Christchurch. #ISBN: 1-86937-370-7.
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Keywords: aquifer structure, artesians, Christchurch, geology, groundwater, historical overview, public water supply, surface water, Swamp, well drilling, well logs.

Close, M E. (1999) Attenuation and transport of atrazine and picloram in an alluvial gravel aquifer: a tracer test and batch study. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. Vol. 33. #2. Page(s) 279-291.
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Keywords: alluvial gravel aquifer, Burnham, contaminant concentration, degradation, field tracer experiment, groundwater quality, pesticide transportation, tracer experiment, transportation, water quality.

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.

Close, M E, Pang, Liping. (1999) Field-scale physical non-equilibrium transport in an alluvial gravel aquifer. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. Vol. 38. #4. Page(s) 447-464.
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Keywords: alluvial gravel aquifer, Aquifer, Burnham, groundwater, hydraulic analysis, hydraulic conductivity, hydraulic gradient, non-equilibrium, nonequilibrium, Nonequilibrium transport, physical characteristics, pore-water velocity, transport, transportation.

Canterbury Regional Council, Jocelyn Darling Communications. (1999) Fresh Waters of Canterbury: Nga Wai o Waitaha. #ISBN: 1-86937-367-7. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: alpine rivers, alpine rivers, aquifers, aquifers, ecosystem, ecosystem, foothill rivers, foothill rivers, fresh water, fresh water, groundwater, groundwater, groundwater, groundwater, groundwater surface interface, groundwater surface interface, hydraulic connection, hydraulic connection, Lake Coleridge, Lake Coleridge, Lake Ellesmere, Lake Ellesmere, Lake Forsyth, Lake Forsyth, lakes, lakes, out of stream uses, out of stream uses, Rakaia, Rakaia, spring –fed, spring –fed, springs, springs, surface water, surface water, tangata whenua, tangata whenua, Te Waihora, Te Waihora, values, values, Waimakariri River, Waimakariri River, Wairewa, Wairewa, water allocation, water allocation, water quality, water quality, water quantity, water quantity, wetlands, wetlands.

Hayward, S. A, Smith, V. R. (1999) Groundwater Contamination by Hydrocarbons in Canterbury: A review of monitoring data from April 1988 to June 1999. #ISBN: 1-86937-369-3. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: chlorinated hydrocarbons, chlorine, contaminants, contamination, groundwater, groundwater contamination, groundwater quality, groundwater samples, hydrocarbons, monitoring, New Zealand drinking water standards, organic compounds, water quality, well monitoring, wells.

Close, M E, Pang, Liping. (1999) Non-equilibrium transport of Cd in alluvial gravels. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. Vol. 36. #1-2. Page(s) 185-206.
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Keywords: alluvial, alluvial gravels, aquifer material, burnham, cadmium, cadmium transportation, Cd, collumns, gravel aquifer, groundwater, Nonequilibrium, nonequilibrium transport, transportation.

(1999) Study of the Effects of Sea Level Rise for Christchurch. (Tonkin and Taylor Ltd, prepared for Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Avon - Heathcote Estuary, Avon River, Brooklands Lagoon, Christchurch, climate change, coastal processes, erosion, estimates of sea level rise, groundwater, heathcote river, impacts, Inundation, planning, protection measures, river bank erosion, salinity, Sea level rise, sediment supply, sedimentation, storm effects, Waimakariri River, water levels.
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Kennedy, Martin R. (1999) Water policy beliefs and preferences. Vol. Master of Applied Sc. (Lincoln University)
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Keywords: acceptability, artesian aquifers, beliefs, Christchurch Aquifers, groundwater, perspectives, policies, water policies.
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Canterbury Regional Council. (1999) Water – Our Future: Issues and Options. A Discussion Document Contributing to the preparation of the Natural Resource Regional Plan, Part C: Water. #ISBN: 1-86937-372-3. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Discussion Document, groundwater, management, Natural Resources Regional Plan, NRRP, Plan, planning, Surface water, water chapter, water quality, water quantity.

Sanders, R. A.. (1998) Irrigation Water Use Survey: Report on the 1997/98 Irrigation Season. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: drought, El Nino, evapotranspiration, groundwater, groundwater demand, groundwater pumping, inline flow meters, irrigation, irrigation season, irrigation use, power rating method, precipitation, rainfall, seasonal water balance, water balance, water demand, water use.

Earl, Phlippa. (1998) Pilot Study of the Springs of the Halswell -LII Catchment. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: artesian zone, Christchurch confined, Confined aquifers, discharge, geology, groundwater, Halswell, halswell LII, hydrogeological conditions, hydrogeological history, Lake Ellesmere, Lincoln, piezometric, samples, sampling, spring characteristics, spring discharge, spring morphology, springs, Tai Tapu, water chemistry.
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Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd. (1998) Report on Christchurch-West Melton Groundwater System Variations in Water Balance. (Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd, prepared for Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: aquifer throughflow, baseflows, Christchurch-West Melton groundwater system, groundwater abstractions, groundwater level fluctuations, rainfall recharge, river seepage, Stockwater Race leakage, stockwater races, vertical aquifer leakage, Waimakariri River Seepage, water balance, water balance variations, water level, water level fluctuations, water takes, Well abstractions.

Close, M E, Noonan, M J, Pang, Liping. (1998) Rhodamine WT and Bacillus subtilis transport through an alluvial gravel aquifer. Ground Water. Vol. 36. #1. Page(s) 112-122.
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Keywords: aquifers, bacteria, Burnham, flow path, gradient trace experiments, groundwater, groundwater velocity, modelling, preferential flowpaths, rhodamine, Rhodamine WT, Tracer experiment, transportation.

Little, Richard. (1997) Christchurch – West Melton Groundwater: Hydrogeology (Volume 1 of 3). (Woodward-Clyde (NZ) Ltd, prepared for Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: abstraction impacts, abstraction rates, aquifer parameters, aquifer structure, Bromley Formation, Burwood Aquifer, Christchurch Formation, Christchurch-West Melton Groundwater area, collective pumping, confined aquifer, cumulative effects, geology, groundwater takes, hydrogeological data, Linwood Aquifer, Linwood Gravel, Riccarton Aquifer, Riccarton Gravel, saltwater intrusion, Springston Formation, stratigraphy, Waioni aquifer, water level, water supply network.

Little, Richard. (1997) Christchurch-West Melton Groundwater: Hydrogeology: volume 1 of 3. (Woodward-Clyde (NZ) Ltd, prepared for Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: aquifer characteristics, aquifers, bromley formation, Burwood Aquifer, burwood gravel, Christchurch Formation, christchurch-West Melton aquifer system, formations, geological data, gravels, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater system, heathcote formation, hydrogeology, Linwood Aquifer, linwood gravel, resource consent, Riccarton Aquifer, riccarton gravel, shirley formation, Springston Formation aquifer, stratigraphy, Wainoni Aquifer, wainoni gravel.

Little, Richard. (1997) Christchurch-West Melton Groundwater: Resource Consent Applications – Groundwater Abstractions Officers Report and Recommendations. (Woodward-Clyde (NZ) Ltd, prepared for Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch-West Melton Groundwater, consent, Consent applications, groundwater abstractions, investigating officers report, water takes.

Canterbury Regional Council. (1997) Groundwater: Christchurch, West Melton. #ISBN: 1-86937-318-9.
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Keywords: Christchurch aquifers, Christchurch groundwater, Christchurch West Melton, Christchurch West Melton groundwater system, confined aquifer, future management, Geology, groundwater, historical overview, hydrology, management, sustainable management, unconfined aquifer, water balance.

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.

Rossiter, Phil. (1997) Quality Assurance of Well and Consent Data for Halswell/LII Catchment. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: abstraction consents, abstraction levels, consent, consent review, data collection, groundwater consent, groundwater data, Halswell, Halswell LII, LII, stream depletion investigation, water takes, well data, wells.
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Barker, Rachel, Davies, Louisa, Morland, Kim. (1997) Restoring Nottingham Stream: Developed by Christchurch City Council and the Residents of Halswell. #ISBN: 0-9597973-8-6. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: catchment, community plan, cultural values, ecology, Ecology, fences, flood management, future management, future visions, geology, Groundwater system, Halswell, Halswell River, Historical overview, Maori, Nottingham Stream, recreation, stream restoration, water flow, water flow.

Finlay, R K Pang, L, Scott, D M, Sinton, L W. (1997) Transport of Bacteria and Bacteriophages in irrigated effluent and through an alluvial gravel aquifer. Water, Air and Soil Pollution. Vol. 98. #1-2. Page(s) 17-42.
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Keywords: alluvial gravel aquifer, Aquifer, bacteria, bacteriophages, effluent irrigation, effluent irrigation scheme, faecal coliform, fecal coliform, groundwater, irrigation, microbes, microbiological contamination, Templeton, Templeton sewerage treatment, transportation, virus, viruses.

Fox, V. J, Taylor, C. B. (1996) An isotopic study of dissolved inorganic carbon in the catchment of the Waimakariri River and deep ground water of the North Canterbury Plains, New Zealand. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 186. Page(s) 161-190.
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Keywords: Age Determination, Canterbury Plains, groundwater, groundwater characteristics, isotope composition, isotope ratios, river recharge, Waimakariri River, Waimakariri River recharge.
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Sanders, R. A.. (1996) Effects of Groundwater Abstractions on Surface Water Flows in the Lower Waimakariri River and its Tributaries. #ISBN: 1-86937-292-1. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: groundwater abstraction, groundwater takes, hydraulic connection, Jenkins method, Lower Waimakariri River, stream depletion effect, stream management, surface water flow rates, Surface water flows, surface-groundwater interface, Waimakariri Catchment, Waimakariri tributaries, water permits, well controls.

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.

Mitchell, Rhonda. (1996) Sustainable management of the Christchurch-West Melton aquifers: an evaluation of cross-national comparative research. Department of Resource Management. Vol. Master of Science (R. (Lincoln University)
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Keywords: Aquifer, Christchurch, geology, groundwater, groundwater aquifer, groundwater resources, groundwater use, hydrology, sustainability, sustainable management.
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Broadbent, Mike, Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd. (1996) The Potential for Artificial Recharge of the Shallow Aquifers in the Christchurch-West Melton Area: Principles, Dynamics and Constraints – Literature Review. #ISBN: 1-86937-298-0. (Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd, prepared for Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: artificial aquifer recharge, artificial groundwater recharge, artificial recharge, Christchurch-West Melton, Christchurch-West Melton groundwater zone, groundwater management, groundwater quantity, groundwater recharge, modelling, recharge.

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, Marc, Moore, C R. (1995) Seepage in Lake Ellesmere.
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Keywords: confined aquifers, drainage to groundwater, groundwater, hydraulic gradient, inflow, lake Ellesmere, salinity, sedimentation, seepage, seepage meters, spatial distribution, water balance.
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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.

Anderson, B. (1994) Groundwater between the Selwyn and Rakaia Rivers, Canterbury, New Zealand: A Hydrogeological Modelling Study. Geography. Vol. Master of Science wi. Page(s) 285. (University of Otago)
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Keywords: aquifer structure, artificial aquifer recharge, artificial discharge, geology, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater recharge, hydrogeological investigations, inter-aquifer recharge, land use change, land use intensification, modelling, piezometric data, rainfall recharge, Rakaia catchment, Rakaia River, raw data, recharge, river characteristics, river-aquifer interaction, Selwyn catchment, Selwyn River, Selwyn-Rakaia groundwater, surface-groundwater interface, Transmissivity, water abstraction, water availability, water balance.

Broadbent, M, Brown, L J, Close, M E, Dunstan, A J, Sinton, L W Scott, D M, Thorpe, H R, White, Paul. (1993) Ground Water Research 1991/92. (Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences Limited)
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Keywords: groundwater, kaitorete Spit, leaching, liquefaction, refuse leaching.

Smith, V. R. (1993) Groundwater Quality in Canterbury: Results of the Summer 1992/1993 Survey. #ISBN 1-68937-239-5. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: annual sampling, chemical trends, chloride, conductivity, contaminants, groundwater, groundwater quality, microbial contaminants, Monitoring, New Zealand drinking water standards, nitrate-nitrogen, patterns, pH, sulphate, trends, water quality, well sampling.

Budhia, D, Close, M E. (1993) Modelling Landfill Leachate Plumes in Christchurch. Sustainable Water and Waste Management: New Zealand Water and Wastes Association - Annual Conference, September 1993..
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Keywords: burwood, burwood landfill, contaminant concentrations, contaminants, groundwater, groundwater quality, landfill leachate, landfill leaching, leachate, leachate, leachate plume, leaching, modelling, parameters, transportation.

Close, M E. (1992) Appendix Five: Groundwater Modelling for Christchurch Metropolitan Landfill Consents, in 'Christchurch City Council Burwood Landfill Consent Application: Technical Supporting Document'. (prepared for Murray-North)
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Keywords: burwood Landfill, christchurch metropolitan landfill, contaminant concentrations, estimation, groundwater, groundwater behaviour, groundwater patterns, groundwater quality, groundwater velocity, landfill, landfill leachate, landfill leaching, leachate, leachate plume, leaching, modelling, organic compounds, retardation, simulation, trace metals, transportation, water quality, wells.

Smith, Vivienne. Ruth. (1992) The Paparua Landfill: Hydrogeological, Geophysical and Hydrogeochemical Investigations of Groundwater Contamination by Leachate, Christchurch, New Zealand. Vol. Doctor of Philosophy. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: geophysics, groundwater, groundwater quality, hydrogeology, landfill, landfill characteristics, landfill leaching, leaching, Paparua County Council Landfill, solid waste, unlined landfill, waste management.
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Welsh, Craig. (1991) A contingent valuation study of consumers' willingness to pay for water: an approach to conserving Christchurch's groundwater resource. Vol. Master of Science. Page(s) 79. (Lincoln University)
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Keywords: aquifer, Canterbury Regional Council, Christchurch, Christchurch groundwater, consumption, demand, domestic water use, groundwater, groundwater management, inexhaustible, pricing mechanism, Resource, water price.
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Close, M E. (1991) Appendix Two: Assessment of Christchurch Metropolitan Landfill Groundwater Quality Data, in Council Internal Report 'Christchurch Metropolitan Landfill Dispensation: Compliance Monitoring Review'. (DSIR Geology and Geophysics, prepared for Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Burwood landfill, Christchurch metropolitan landfill, coastal environment, council internal report, drinking water, groundwater, groundwater quality, landfill, leachate, leachate plume, leaching, monitoring, monitoring programme, water quality, water quality indicators.

Peters, H J, Scott, D M, Thorpe, H R. (1991) Ground water of the Canterbury Plains. Ground Water in the Pacific Rim Countries: proceedings of the Symposium July 23-25, 1991. Access from the University of Canterbury Library. Page(s) 134-140.
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Keywords: artificial aquifer recharge, artificial recharge, Canterbury plains, groundwater, groundwater aquifer, groundwater characteristics, groundwater quality, groundwater quantity, groundwater recharge, irrigation, Lake Ellesmere, land use change, management, modelling, pollution, recharge, resource management, water use.

Brown, L J. (1990) New Zealand Water Well Drillers' Guide to Logging Water Wells. #0111-6991. (New Zealand Geological Survey)
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Keywords: goundwater, hydrology, New Zealand, water availability, water wells, well logging, well types, wells.
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Close, M E, Dillon, P J, Scott, R I. (1989) Diffuse-Source Nitrate Contamination of Groundwater in New Zealand and Australia. Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium - Comparisons in Austral Hydrology, 23-30 November 1989. (The Institute of Engineers, Australia)
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch, contaminant concentration, diffuse pollution, environmental issues, fertiliser, groundwater, groundwater system, health risk, leaching, lincoln, nitrate, nitrate concentrations, nitrate leaching, nitrogen, samples.

Close, M E. (1989) Effects of Septic Tank Effluent on Chemical Quality of Alluvial Gravel Aquifers. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. Vol. 23. #2. Page(s) 275-286.
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Keywords: alluvial gravels, Burnham, chemical analysis, contaminant concentrations, effluent disposal, groundwater contamination, Groundwater Quality, groundwater system, monitoring, Pollution indicators, raw data, septic tank, sewerage, water quality, water quality indicator, well.

Close, M E, Hodgson, L R, Tod, G. (1989) Field evaluation of fluorescent whitening agents and sodium tripolyphosphate as indicators of septic tank contamination in domestic wells. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. Vol. 23. #4. Page(s) 563-568.
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Keywords: bacteria, chemical analysis, domestic wells, drinking water standards, effluent, faecal coliform, fluorescent whitening agents, groundwater, groundwater quality, new Zealand drinking water standards, septic tank, sodium tripolyphosphate, water quality, water quality indicators, wells, Yaldhurst.

North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board. (1989) North Canterbury Groundwater Yearbook 1989. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: bore, bore owners, groundwater, groundwater quantity, irrigation season, raw data, water abstraction, water levels, water management, well depth.

Thorpe, H R. (1989) Proceedings of a Ground Water Workshop. Groundwater Workshop.
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Keywords: abstraction, aquifers, consents, groundwater, modelling, North Canterbury Catchment board, permits, water consents, water rights.

Brailsford, G. W, Brown, L. J, Burden, R. J, Stewart, M. K, Taylor, C. B, Wilson, D. D. (1989) Sources and Flow of North Canterbury Plains Groundwater, New Zealand. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 106. #3-4. Page(s) 311-340.
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Keywords: Artesian aquifers, Canterbury Plains, christchurch Aquifers, Christchurch drinking water, Confined aquifers, drinking water, flow patterns, groundwater, groundwater flow, groundwater source, infiltration, recharge sources, river recharge.
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North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board. (1988) North Canterbury Groundwater Yearbook 1988. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: bore, bore owners, groundwater, groundwater quantity, irrigation season, raw data, water abstraction, water levels, water management, well depth.

(1987) Managing Our Soil and Water Resources: Proceedings of the New Zealand Association of Soil Conservators Annual Conference. New Zealand Association of Soil Conservators Conference. (New Zealand Association of Soil Conservators)
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Keywords: confererence, groundwater abstraction, hydrological modelling, hydrology, integrated management, land use, modelling, north canterbury, water resources.

North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board. (1987) North Canterbury Groundwater Yearbook 1987. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: bore, bore owners, groundwater, groundwater quantity, irrigation season, raw data, water abstraction, water levels, water management, well depth.

Scott, D M, Thorpe, H R. (1986) Ground water resources between the Rakaia and Ashburton Rivers. #ISSN: 0112-1197. (Hydrology Centre)
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Keywords: Aquifer, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater quantity, groundwater system, hydrological characteristics, irrigation, irrigation expansion, land use change, modelling, piezometric levels, Rakaia and Ashburton River groundwater, river recharge, soil moisture, Stock race leakage, water levels, water quantity.

North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board. (1986) North Canterbury Groundwater Yearbook 1986. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: bore, bore owners, groundwater, groundwater quantity, irrigation season, raw data, water abstraction, water levels, water management, well depth.

Bowden, M J, Freeman, M, Mason, C, Talbot, John, Weeber, John, Wilson, D. (1986) The Christchurch Artesian Aquifers: A report prepared by the resources division of the North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board. #ISBN 0-908764-05-7.
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Keywords: aquifer recharge, christchurch Aquifers, consent, groundwater, groundwater abstraction, groundwater quality, groundwater quantity, history, management, water take.

Cowie, B, Glennie, J. M, Lovis, P. M, Mason, C. R, McCallum, L. R. (1986) Waimakariri River and Catchment Issues and Options – An Introduction to Issues and Options for Land and Water Resource Management. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: brooklands lagoon, flooding, Future management, groundwater, irrigation water, management, plan, public discussion document, recreation, resource management issues, salmon spawning, Waimakariri, Waimakariri River, Waimakariri River and Catchment, water allocation, water supply, wetlands, wetlands.

Carter, M. C, Cowie, B, Dimbleby, B. R, Glennie, J. M, Griffiths, G. A, Lineham, I. W, Lovis, P.M, Mason, C. R, Milne, P.J, Mosley, M. P, Talbot, J. D, Walker, S. W, Weeber, J. W. (1986) Waimakariri River and Catchment Resource Survey – Volumes 1 to 3. #ISBN: 0-908764-00-6. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: aquatic invertebrate, brooklands lagoon, catchment characteristics, catchment location, fish, fish species, flood protection, flooding, groundwater, hydrology, land use, legislation, North Canterbury Catchment Board, physical description, recreation, Resource Survey, soil, surface water, tributaries, vegetation, Waimakariri Catchment, waimakariri catchment, Waimakariri River, water availability, water quality, wetlands, wildlife.

North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board. (1985) Our Water Resources. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: catchment characteristics, Christchurch water, Future management, groundwater, management, North Canterbury, surface water, values, water, water allocation, water availability, water demand, water quality.

Allan, S. J, Bathurst, E. T. J. (1985) Water Supplies of the Christchurch District Chemical Analysis. #ISSN: 0369-6790. (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research – Chemistry Division (DSIR))
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Keywords: analysis, bacteriological concentrations, bacteriological data, chemical analysis, chemical data, Christhcurch City, concentrations, Heathcote County, Lyttelton Borough, raw data, Riccarton Borough, sampling, Waimari District, water quality.

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.

Wilcock, R J, Close, M E. (1984) Factors Influencing the Chemical Quality of Groundwater Downstream of a Sewerage Disposal Area – Templeton, New Zealand. Land Treatment of Wastes: Proceedings of a Seminar. Page(s) 47-61.
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Keywords: Border dyke irrigaiton, border-dyke, chemical analysis, contaminant concentrations, contamination, dispersion, effluent disposal, Effluent irrigation, gravel aquifer, groundwater, groundwater quality, groundwater quality indicators, groundwater velocity, land application of effluent, leachate, leaching, Monitoring, raw data, sewerage, sewerage effluent disposal, surface-groundwater interface, Templeton, water quality, wells.

Dimbleby, B. R., McCallum, L. R., Norton, A. C.. (1984) Rakaia Reserves: Resource Assessment and Draft Management Plan. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: aesthetics, area, braided river, braided riverbed, climate, Ellesmere County, farming, Forestry, Future management, historical overview, location, management framework, Management objectives, Management plan, North Canterbury Catchment Board Report, North Rakaia River Board, policies, policy, Rakaia, Rakaia catchment, Rakaia River, Rakaia transport barrier, recreation, sheep runs, Soils, topography, vegetation, Wildlife.

Wilcock, R J, Quin, B F. (1984) The Templeton Scheme – A Review. Land Treatment of Wastes: Proceedings of a Seminar.. Page(s) 29-47.
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Keywords: effluent irrigation scheme, groundwater, groundwater flow, heavy metal concentrations, irrigation, irrigation water, issues, nutrient concentrations, rainfall, sewerage, sewerage effluent irrigation scheme, surface-groundwater interface, Templeton, water quality.

Close, M E, Sinton, L W. (1983) Groundwater Tracing Experiments. #ISSN: 0112-1197. (Hydrology Centre Christchurch, Ministry of Works and Development, prepared for the National Water and Soil Conservation Organisation)
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Keywords: bacteria, border dyke irrigaiton, Burnham, Burnham sewerage treatment, contaminant concentrations, contaminant plume, E Coli, groundwater, groundwater contamination, groundwater movement, groundwater quality, groundwater tracers, land disposal, plumes, sewerage, sewerage disposal, Templeton, tracers, tracing, transportation.

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.

Bowden, M. J, Kirk, R.M, Talbot, J. D. (1983) The Rakaia River and Catchment – A Resource Survey (Volume 2). (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: catchment runoff, groundwater, groundwater recharge, Lake Coleridge, Rakaia, Rakaia Catchment, Rakaia River, Rakaia River, Rakaia River mouth, resource survey, river flow, river mouth surface groundwater interface, runoff characteristics, surface water abstraction, surface – groundwater relationship, water resources.

Brown, W. A. N., Cree, A. M., Gough, J., Knowles, I. S., Laing, M. T., Leathers, Kenneth L., Lochhead, Lynnette E., Sharp, Basil M. H., Williams, D.. (1983) Water and choice in Canterbury : review and assessment of research priorities for lower Rakaia and central plains irrigation planning. #ISSN: 0069-3790. (Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit)
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Keywords: abstraction, abstraction, Canterbury plains, ecological Impacts, Electricity generation, flow levels, groundwater resources, irrigation, power generation, Rakaia, Rakaia River, Rakaia River Catchment, recreation, water systems.
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Sinton, L W. (1982) A groundwater quality survey of an unsewered, semi-rural area. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. Vol. 16. #3-4. Page(s) 317-326.
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Keywords: bacteria, chloride, coliform bacteria, conductivity, effluent, effluent disposal, faecal coliform, faecal streptococci, groundwater, groundwater characteristics, groundwater quality, groundwater quality indicators, health risk, household wells, leachate, Leaching, monitoring, nitrate, septic tank systems, sewerage, sewerage system, streptococci, surface-groundwater interface, surveying, water quality, well monitoring, Yaldhurst.

Hunt, Bruce, Young, John. (1980) A Landfill Groundwater Study in Christchurch, New Zealand. 7th Australasian Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics Conference, 18-22 August, 1980.
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Keywords: burwood, contaminant concentrations, darcy Equation, darcy's law, drinking water supplies, groundwater, groundwater quality, health risk, Landfill, leachate, leaching, pollution, unconfined aquifer, water table.

Ackroyd, P, Murray, Daniel. (1979) Physical Hydrology: New Zealand Experience. (New Zealand Hydrological Society)
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Keywords: catchment models, groundwater, hydrology, New Zealand, Precipitation, rainfall, slope instability, storm runoff, suspended sediment, water resources.

Teoh, B L. (1978) Land treatment of slaughterhouse effluent: some microbiological and chemical aspects. Vol. Master of Applied Sc. Page(s) 553. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: Christchurch, disease, effluent, groundwater, groundwater, groundwater quality, recharge, recharge water, wastewater, water flow, water pollution, water quality.
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Zare, M. (1977) Infiltration and underflow near Halkett in the braided Waimakariri Riverbed, New Zealand. Vol. Master of Agricultur. Page(s) 85. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: groundwater, groundwater quantity, groundwater recharge, Infiltration, recharge, underflow.
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Souhangir, A. A. (1977) Water-Table Geometry and Related Groundwater Recharge near Halkett, Waimakariri River, New Zealand. Department of Agricultural Engineering. Vol. Master of Agricultur. Page(s) 80. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: aquifers, feeding, groundwater, groundwater recharge, Halkett, hydraulic analysis, hydraulic gradient, recharge, underflow, water table.
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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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Stephen, G D. (1972) The Water Resources of the Rakaia Catchment. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: abstractions, catchment characteristics, continuous flow data, daily mean discharges, discharges, flow data, flow data, future abstractions, future water use, geology, groundwater, irrigation, Lake Coleridge, Lake Heron, North Canterbury Catchment Board, rainfall, rainfall levels, rainfall quantities, Rakaia, Rakaia Catchment, Rakaia Gorge, Regional Water Board, run-off, surface water, water quality, water quantity, water use.

Grigg, F.J.T. (1948) Composition of Natural Waters of Canterbury and West Coast Districts with special Reference to Christchurch Artesian Water. (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research)
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Keywords: archives, artesian aquifers, Artesian Water Supply, bacteria, bacteriological analysis, Christchurch water supply, dissolved gases, drinking water, fluorine, groundwater, groundwater characteristics, groundwater chemistry, historical data, historical overview, iodine, minerals, radio-activity, water supplies, water supply.

Hilgendorf, F W. (1926) Artesian wells of the Christchurch area. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute. Vol. 56. Page(s) 369-382.
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Keywords: artesian well, artesian wells, christchurch groundwater, groundwater, rainfall levels.
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Chilton, Chas. (1924) The Christchurch Artesians and the City Water Supply. (Lyttelton Times Company, Limited)
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Keywords: artesians, Christchurch artesian, drinking water, fire prevention, fish, flow characteristics, formation of the groundwater resource, groundwater resource, high pressured water supply, radio-activity, reservoirs, water supply, well records, well sinking.

Hilgendorf, F W. (1916) Fluctuations in the Water-Level of some Artesian Wells in the Christchurch Area. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute. Vol. 49. Page(s) 491-493.
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Keywords: Christchurch groundwater, groundwater, groundwater wells, history, water supply, well logging.
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Hilgendorf, F W. (1911) Fluctuations in the level of the water in some artesian wells in the Christchurch area. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute. Vol. 44. Page(s) 142-159.
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Keywords: groundwater, water levels, water quantity.
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Farr, C. C, Florance, D C. (1910) The Radio-Activity of the Artesian-Water System of Christchurch; and the Influence of Ripples on the Gas Content of the Artesian Waters of Christchurch.
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Keywords: Artesian-water, Christchurch, Christchurch groundwater, gas content, groundwater supply, historical data, Historical overview, radio-activity, water samples, wells.

Christchurch City Council. (1879) Reports of the Christchurch Water Supply, submitted on the 8th December 1879. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch City Council meeting, Christchurch water supply, Christchurch water use, distribution, drinking water, historical resource, Pipe requirements, project cost, water distribution network, Water supply network.

Bell, J, Lind, Lisa, Mroczek, S. Ground water for airport cooling and heating. (GNS Science)
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Keywords: Christchurch airport, Energy, energy efficiency, geothermal, groundwater, groundwater temperature, temperature.

Datry, T, Fenwick, Graham, Kelly, Dave, Larned, S T, Scarsbrook, Mike. The Perennial, Intermittent, and Ephemeral: Selwyn River, New Zealand. (National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research)
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Keywords: baseline, baseline data, cross-section, ephemeral channel, ephemeral river, flow monitoring, flow path, groundwater level, Intermittent flow, monitoring, Perennial-losing, piezometers, sampling, Selwyn River, trends, well monitoring.
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