This intertidal site is at the mouth of the Tūranga Creek estuary, where it joins the Whitford embayment. Monitoring began in 2004, and mud content and macrofauna are sampled every six months. Heavy metal contaminants are sampled roughly every ten years.
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: