This site is located within the Te Pa Ika wetland of Maketū Estuary. This site has been monitored since 2019 and is sampled once per year for mud content, heavy metals, organic nutrients and sedimentation rate. This site has soft silty sandy sediments and is located close to a channel. It has nuisance algae (Gracilaria chilensis) growing over some parts of the site.
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: