This site is located close to the mouth of the Whatapaka Creek, on the Manukau Harbours southern shoreline. Karaka / Te Hihi was established in 2019 and has been monitored twice to date for macrofauna, mud content and metals. Areas of urban development are planned in what is currently a largely rural catchment.
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: