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How to turn $1 into $3: Plant the waterways

Friday 11 Aug 17 11:00am

EVERY DOLLAR†spent on planting New Zealandís waterways would pay returns of at least $3.

††Professor Bill Lee
Thatís the finding of Auckland University and Landcare Research ecologist Professor Bill Lee, who yesterday told the Environmental Defence Societyís conference in Auckland that planting the countryís entire network of freshwater waterways could deliver $5.2 billion in benefits.

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