Summary

The Waihi Estuary Catchment data

A draft summary of available catchment
data for the Waihi Estuary Catchment in response to the action raised at the first
steering group meeting.

Ecological Trends

Update on ecological changes and state
Feb 2016

The following report provides information on the current state and trends in ecological health of Waihī Estuary.

Flow Paths

The LWS Science report
Waihi Estuary Kopurereua

Kopurererua and Waihi Estuary catchments, as with much of lowland, coastal
New Zealand, waterlogging in poorly drained soils were overcome through the installation of extensive drainage systems. 

Coastal Catchments Report

Kaituna WMA report final single WQ report

A Summary of our science information on current trends for water quality, quantity, freshwater ecosystems and estuary health in the Kaituna- Pongakawa-Waitahanui WMA. 

Fisheries Assessment

Fisheries report

The National Policy
Statement for Freshwater Management (NPS-FM) requires regional councils to establish freshwater objectives and subsequently set limits to give effect to those objectives.

Targets for Contaminants

Estimating faecal contamination targets

As required by the National Policy Statement
for Freshwater Management (NPS-FM), Bay of Plenty Regional Council must implement freshwater objectives, limits and methods for achieving agreed sustainable management of freshwater quality and quantity in the region.

Targets for Nutrients

Interim nutrient guideline for Waihi and Maketu Estuaries

As required by the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management, Bay of Plenty Regional Council must implement freshwater objectives, limits and methods for achieving agreed (with community input) sustainable freshwater quality and quantity in the region.