This site is located in the Pāhurehure Inlet, at the confluence of the Whangapouri and Oira Creek estuaries. Doc Island Mud has been monitored for macrofauna, mud content and metal contaminants since 2015. The adjacent land use is mainly rural, and the site is close to the Drury Creek Islands Recreation Reserve.
Monitored site results
This dashboard shows information on the data collected by the regional councils and unitary authorities for the Estuary health scientific indicators, click the tiles for more information: