• Kate White's crusade to protect the Waitaki river in Kurow

    4 monthes ago - By NZ Life & Leisure

    Just as the Waitaki River grinds down mountain ranges carrying them in serpentine fashion to the sea, Kate White is an irresistible force changing the face of a small south island town. Words: Lisa Scott Photos: Brian High Coming to Kurow hasn't been an easy ride for Kate White. A woman of fierce passions and phenomenal stubbornness, she wears her heart around her neck. This silver necklace - twin braids of liquid infinity - is the talismanic embodiment of the river of which she, as chair of Environment Canterbury's Lower Waitaki Zone Committee, stands guardian and protector. It's also the...
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