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Christchurch City Council, Harris Consulting. (n.d.) Climate Change Case Study: Assessment of the impacts of sea level rise on floodplain management planning for the Avon River. (prepared for NZ Climate Change Office, Ministry for the Environment)
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Keywords: Avon - Heathcote Estuary, avon River, climate change, damage assessment, economic costs, financial costs, flood events, flooding, present value of costs, sea level rise, sea levels, stopbanks, storm event probability, tidal barrage, wet weather events.
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Hreinsson, E, Ibbitt, R, McMillan, H, Poyck, S, Sturman, J, Tait, A, Woods, R. (n.d) Tool 2.1.2: Modelling future heavy rainfall. Impacts of Climate Change on Urban Infrastructure & the Built Environment - A toolbox. (NIWA, GNS Science, BRANZ and MWH)
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Keywords: Climate change, flooding, floods, heathcote river, predictions, Rainfall, rainfall intensities.
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Branz, GNS Science, MWH New Zealand Ltd, NIWA. (2012) Impacts of Climate Change on Urban Infrastructure and the Built Environment: Toolbox Handbook.
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Keywords: climate change, climate change, flooding, heathcote river, Infrastructure, modelling, sea level rise, urban infrastructure.
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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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Goodwin, M. (2011) Canterbury Water: Regional Context - Irrigated Land Area. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Canterbury water, canterbury Water Management Strategy, climate Change, economic benefit, Irrigated area assessment, irrigated land area, irrigation, irrigation potential.
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Goodwin, Miria. (2011) Canterbury Water: Regional Context - Energy Security and Efficiency. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: canterbury water, canterbury Water Management Strategy, energy, energy efficiency, Energy security, hydro power, hydro schemes, hydroelectricity, Lake Coleridge, water storage.
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Goodwin, M. (2011) Canterbury Water: The Regional Context - Setting the Scene: Key challenges in Canterbury. Page(s) 12-28. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: canterbury Water Management Strategy, climate change, land use change, land use intensification, water allocation, water management, water quality.
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Edwards, S. (2011) Regionally Dissected Temperature and Rainfall Models for the South Island of New Zealand. Vol. Master of Applied Sc. Page(s) 152. (Lincoln University)
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Keywords: ARIMA, climate, future trends, modelling, patterns, Predictions, rainfall, rainfall trends, raw data, regions, regression equations, simulation, temperature, temperature trends, trends.
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Griffiths, George, McKerchar, Alistair, Pearson, Charles. (2011) Review of flood frequency in the Canterbury region. #ISBN 978-1-927161-80. (NIWA, prepared Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: annual maximum, climate change, el Nino, El Nino southern oscillation, flood, flood freqency, flood frequency factor, flood peaks, Generalised Extreme Value Distribution, Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation, mean annual flood factor, rainfall intensities.
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Alqassab, N A, Edwards, S, Mohssen, M, Walters, A S. (2011) The impact of El Nino and La Nina weather patterns on Canterbury water resources. 19th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation: Sustaining our Future: Understanding and Living with Uncertainty. Page(s) 3601-3607.
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Keywords: El Nino, El Nino southern oscillation, ENSO, evapotranspiration, La Nina, rainfall, rainfall data, Rakaia, Rakaia River, river flow, southern oscillation, Waimakariri, Waimakariri River, water balance, water budget.
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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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Reck, R A, Thorpe, H R. (2010) Habitat Restoration: An Aspect of Sustainable Management. Climate Change and Sustainable Development. Page(s) 231-238. (Linton Atlantic Books, Ltd)
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Keywords: Avon River, birdlife, birds, ecosystem, fish, habitat, habitat restoration, Heathcote River, historical overview, history, invertebrate, jacksons Creek, nottingham Creek, papanui, riparian, riparian vegetation, smacks Creek, steamwharf, styx catchment, Styx River, sustainability, sustainable management, swamp, waterway, waterway restoration.

Blake-Manson, Hugh, Carran, Paul. (2009) 5Waters Activity Management Plan - Part II: Community of Interest Plans. (Opus International Consultants Limited, prepared for Selwyn District Council: Eastern Selwyn Community)
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Keywords: Asset management plan, climate change, drainage, drinking water, Drinking water standards, Eastern Selwyn, fire fighting, health, irrigation, issues, land use patterns, population growth, reticulation network, risk management, silt ponds, soakholes, storage, stormwater, sustainability, treatment of water, wastewater, wastewater treatment, water gradings, water quality, water races, water supplies, water supply.
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(2009) Christchurch City Council: Draft Surface Water Strategy 2009: Summary Document. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch City Council, climate change, ecosystem health, flooding, goals, Ngai Tahu, Ngai Tahu values, objectives, recreation activities, stormwater management, stormwater runoff, Strategy, Surface Water, surface water management, urban growth, urban intensification, water quality, water quality.
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Christchurch City Council. (2009) Surface Water Strategy 2009 - 2039. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: climate Change, development standards, ecosystem health, land use intensification, planning, policies, pollution, recreation, stormwater management, Surface water, surface water strategy, tangata whenua, urban growth, water quantity.
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(2008) Selwyn District Council Five Waters Strategy [Draft for Consultation] - The Future for: Community Water Supplies, Wastewater, Waterraces, Land Drainage and Stormwater. (Selwyn District Council)
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Keywords: assets, climate change, community scheme, drinking water standards, future management, initiatives, irrigation, land drainage, long term plans, management, planning, private scheme, stormwater, strategy, wastewater, water races, water supply.
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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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Brookland, Iris, Gordon, Mark. (2007) Lincoln ICMP Stormwater Management Options Report: Preparation and Implementation of a Structure Plan and Integrated Catchment Management Plan for Lincoln. (Maunsell Ltd, prepared for Selwyn District Council)
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Keywords: Climate Change, Didymo, financial costs, liffey Stream, Lincoln, options, stormwater, stormwater management, stormwater management areas, stormwater system, urban growth, wetland.
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Christchurch City Council. (2003) Christchurch City Environmental Trends 2003 - Draft: The Coastal Environment. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Avon - Heathcote Estuary, beach, Brooklands Lagoon, Coastal wetlands, coastline, DIN, dissolved inorganic nitrogen, Dissolved reactive phosphorus, DRP, estuaries, heavy metals, nutrient, nutrient inputs, recreation, recreational water quality, sea level rise, water quality.
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(2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Inundation Design Performance Standards. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Catchments, climate change, flood, flooding, floodplain management, inundation, rainfall, secondary flow paths, storms, surface water, waterways.
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(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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Watts, Robert. (1990) Styx River: Issues and Options Report. (Drainage and Waste Management Unit, Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: biology, brooklands lagoon, catchment characteristics, climate change, flood, flood mitigation, flooding, flooding nature, floodplain, greenhouse effect, land use change, minimum flow, policies, recreation, river control, river flooding, styx catchment, Styx River, water quality.
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