This site is located in the mid-upper reaches of the Paremoremo Creek, an inlet extending north from the mid reaches of the Upper Waitematā. The catchment surrounding this muddy site comprises rural or low-density urban land use.
Metal contamination, mud content and macrofauna are sampled at Paremoremo every few years. The site was first sampled in 1998 and has consistently had moderate levels of the heavy metal copper.
Monitored site results
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