Household units with access to wastewater reticulation services
Purpose of indicator
Current information and trend
Figure 1. Wastewater reticulation works and cumulative tonnes of nutrients diverted from direct entry to lakes, streams and groundwater.
Source: Rotorua Lakes Council, 2011
- In 2012 almost 28,000 household units will have access to wastewater reticulation
- By 2015 an additional 2355 households will have access to wastewater reticulation
- By 2015 approximately 25.3 tonnes of nutrients (nitrogen and phosphorus) will be diverted from direct input to lakes, streams and groundwater
- An additional treatment plant is to be constructed in 2013, in the Rotoma catchment.