This site is located within Welcome Bay on the eastern end of Tauranga Harbour. This site has been monitored since 2014 and is sampled once per year for mud content, heavy metals, organic nutrients and sedimentation rate. This site has fine silty mud and often has small mangrove seedlings on site, and is near a previously cleared mangrove field.
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: