Riparian Planner


30 May 2017

This tool provides a step by step process to design, budget, and prioritise waterway management on your farm.  It creates a riparian management plan to fence, plant and protect waterways using an online tool.  Map out your farm's waterways and get all the costs and tasks around fencing, planting and maintenance in one handy plan.

The Riparian Planner:

  • Helps you fulfill supply and consent conditions
  • Works to your budget, goals and farm situation
  • Offers you intuitive mapping, built-in calculators, regional plants
  • Lets you spread budget and tasks over a few years
  • Allows you to update your plan whenever necessary
  • Makes riparian planning easy - even if you've never done it before

New Zealand tool, only works for New Zealand farms.

Developer: DairyNZ (with the assistance of Landcare Research Manaaki Whenau)

Find additional support information and user instructions at

Map Waterways Screen Shot
Plan Actions Screen Shot