20 Oct 2020

Hawke's Bay water plan not good enough, Iwi and hapū say

From Morning Report, 8:24 am on 20 October 2020

Iwi and hapū in Hawke's Bay fear a new plan to sort out water flowing through the region's rivers will do nothing to address what they say is the abuse, neglect and greed of the region's water management.

The TANK plan change by the regional council aims to address how to manage four of the region's river catchments in the future and it's been in development for years. 

One marae has made about 40 submissions against the plan. 

Here's our reporter Tom Kitchin.