This site is located within Ōhiwa Harbour south of the Ōhiwa oyster farm, to the west of Ohakana Island. This site has been monitored since 2023 and is sampled once per year for mud content, heavy metals, organic nutrients and sedimentation rate. This site has soft silty sediments with lots of burrows.
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: