Water conservation and restoration
UC's potable water is sourced from aquifers underneath the city which are fed by water from the Southern Alps. Learn more about how we're restoring and conserving water below.
Learn about the three waterways flowing through University of Canterbury's Ilam campus – the Ōtākaro/Avon, Waiutuutu/Okeover and Kā Waimaero/Ilam streams.
The Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management is a teaching and research centre based at both University of Canterbury and Lincoln University. Learn more here.