7 Jul 2020

Regional councils celebrating waterways projects, scientists not so excited

From Morning Report, 7:43 am on 7 July 2020

While regional councils celebrate millions of dollars in funding for local freshwater restoration projects, scientists are not holding their breath.

The government says the 23 projects across the country will create more than 2000 jobs - the $160 million for the Jobs For Nature Fund had already been announced in the budget.

RNZ's Rachel Thomas reports.