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Estuary monitoring

This page provides Links to information about monitoring techniques especially for estuaries and coastal wetlands.

For more general techniques and monitoring planning go to Monitoring

Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai (2009)

Estuary monitoring information

WETMAK - Wetlands Monitoring and Assessment Kit, New Zealand Landcare Trust
Shellfish monitoring for estuaries, beaches and harbours, Auckland Council
Turning the Tide: An Estuaries Toolkit for New Zealand Communities, New Zealand Landcare Trust.
The estuary monitoring by communities developed by NIWA and the Waikaraka Estuary Managers, for mangroves but the principles can be applied to estuaries in general.
Monitoring estuaries map on ‘Our Estuaries’, DOC
New Zealand Landcare Trust WETMAK vegetation plot monitoring video
New Zealand Landcare Trust WETMAK photopoint video

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