About Lincoln



Lincoln is a small community with a village atmosphere located 15 minutes south of the outskirts of Christchurch. It is home to:

  * Lincoln University
* Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research
* Plant & Food Research
* AgResearch
* South Island Dairying Development Centre

At the 2006 census the population of Lincoln was 2,727. Lincoln is growing rapidly, putting pressure on its village atmosphere, the local environment and infrastructure. Lincoln Envirotown Trust aims to guide this development for the best outcome to the environment.

  For more information on Lincoln township, go to Selwyn District Council website.  
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