READER REPORT:

NZ's water: Protect it, don't exploit it

LIZ MARKS
Last updated 05:00 01/02/2013

Related Links

What water means to me What water means to me: It's us What water means to me: Everything Water means everthing to me

Relevant offers

Stuff Nation

All Blacks retain Bledisloe, but where to now? A movement of men against violence This just begs to be skied on Bright future for Banda Aceh post tsunami Dirty Politics fallout 'ignoring' privacy laws Foraging for Fiordland fungi What do I fear? Just the universe Cats and dogs are different but equal Things that go bump in the night Reader photos: Pretty little things

New Zealand has a somewhat green image, one that is probably not earned so much as it is historically remembered.

Our national clean, fresh water supplies should be protected from any outside or international interests completely.

The world is in a water crisis. New Zealand is systematically poisoning its water with fluoride and ignoring recent research that proves it is not safe. 

I am an average Kiwi and I think we should, as a country, fiercely protect our natural resources, all of them.

I do not support the sale or use of our natural water resources.

The only reason foreign investors want our water is because they lack it in their own country, or they want to exploit it for personal gain.

New Zealand needs to get a clue and realise what is important.


View all contributions
Ad Feedback

Comments

Special offers
Opinion poll

What's your biggest fear?

The dark

Creepy crawlies

Sharks

Heights

Snakes

Death

Birds

Water

Something else

Flying

I have no fear

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content