This site is located in the upper reaches of the Waiuku River, approximately 750m downstream from Waiuku town centre. Waiuku is located on a relatively uniform mud flat fringed by mangroves. There is a mixed urban catchment upstream, while land use adjacent to the site is mainly residential.
Monitored initially in 2002, this site is currently sampled every few years for macrofauna, mud content and metals.
Monitored site results
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