Articles by Dan Elderkamp

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Don’t Dam(n) the Environment

03 June 2017

As we approach the ultimate end of the long drawn-out Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme (RWSS) process, it is imperative that we review the environmental aspects of the dam and what is at stake. Although a resident of Central Hawke’s Bay, I’m…

Dan Elderkamp03 June 2017

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Farming with nature makes plain economic sense

12 October 2014

From reading both national farming publications and local newspapers, it seems that the Ruataniwha Dam is seen as the all-encompassing solution to Central Hawke’s Bay’s economic woes. It is further described as the main measure which will drought-proof the region’s agricultural…

Dan Elderkamp12 October 2014