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Press Report: From hippy traveller to ECan boss

A recent feature in the Christchurch Press: Steve Lowndes is a former artist, pub landlord and museum director – and was a self-confessed hippy. DOMINIC HARRIS finds out how the new chairman of Environment Canterbury will protect the region for future generations. Steve Lowndes doesn't want to drop the ball. The new chairman of Environment Canterbury (ECan) has little under two...
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Akaroa Civic Trust Newsletter.

Akaroa Civic Trust Newsletter. November Banks Peninsula, water and climate change. Several years ago the Trust identified climate change as a looming issue both globally and for the Peninsula. Since then the effects have become increasingly apparent. We have fewer Southerlies and more weather from the North and Nor’west. We have high tides...
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