Hawke’s Bay Regional Council investigates Ngāruroro tributary dam sites

The braided portion of the Ngaruroro River. The Hawke’s Bay Regional Council is studying the construction of a dam on a tributary halfway up the Ngāruroro to supplement flows. Photo / Paul Taylor

A dam on a tributary of the Ngāruroro River at Hawke’s Bay is being investigated as a possible solution to future summer water shortages in the area.

Draft Hawke’s Bay Regional Council Regional Water Assessment

Elna M. Lemons