75% indentified the protection and enhancement of unique landscapes and indigenous wildlife and plants as an important need.
The quality and quantity of ground water is protected (eg. drinking water that is sourced from underground aquifers) - 83% said this is essential.
- Water quality in river, streams, lakes and wetlands is improved - 72% said this is essential.
- Native plants and wildlife are protected and attracted - 46% said this is essential.
- Landscapes and natural features are protected and enhanced - 40% said this is essential.
- The land and water supports the production of food for residents now and in the future (eg. mahinga kai) - 31% said this is essential.