This site is located within Welcome Bay on the north-eastern end of Tauranga Harbour. This site has been monitored since 2001 and is sampled once per year for mud content, heavy metals, organic nutrients and sedimentation rate. This site has sandy sediments with a fine sily layer overtop, and lots of shell matter.
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: