This site is located on a broad intertidal shelf in the middle reaches of the estuary, approximately 350m from shore. Benghazi is a mostly sandy site and has been monitored since 2004 for levels of macrofauna, mud content and metal contaminants.
This site currently has relatively low levels of metal contaminants.
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: