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Reports and Special Investigations

Coastal Natural Character

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Coastal Monitoring Strategy

PDF DocumentCoastal monitoring strategy 2012 (395 KB)

Ship Wake Monitoring

PDF DocumentFerry wash monitoring of intertidal and subtidal reefs 1995-2010 (3.81 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring in Tory Channel and QCS 2009-2012 (4.39 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring photos 2009-2012 Part 1 (4.4 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring photos 2009-2012 Part 2 (4.4 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring in Tory Channel and QCS 2006-2009 (4.31 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring photos 2006-2009 (4.57 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring in Tory Channel and QCS 2002-2006 (2.6 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring photos 2002-2006 Part 1 (5 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring photos 2002-2006 Part 2 (5 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring in Tory Channel and QCS 2000-2002 (2.80 Mb)

PDF DocumentShoreline monitoring photos 2000-2002 (5.14 Mb)

Scientific Investigations

PDF Document Picton Bays Environmental Information and Health Assessment (3.0 Mb)

PDF Document History of benthic change in Queen Charlotte Sound/Totaranui (3.1 Mb)

PDF DocumentHistory of seabed change in Pelorus Sound (3.09 Mb)

PDF DocumentInventory of Slips from Sounds Roads into Coastal Waters - Part 1 (4.5 Mb)

PDF DocumentInventory of Slips from Sounds Roads into Coastal Waters - Part 2 (6.2 Mb)

PDF DocumentMitigating Fine Sediment from Forestry in the Marlborough Sounds (3.6 Mb)

PDF DocumentRecovery under a mussel farm in Queen Charlotte Sound (4.16 Mb)

PDF DocumentSeabed remediation study Forsyth Bay, Pelorus Sound (2.98 Mb)

Seabed Habitat Mapping

PDF DocumentD'Urville Island significant site seabed mapping report by NIWA (5.18 Mb)

Hydrodynamic Models

PDF DocumentPublic summary of Queen Charlotte hydrodynamic model to Environment Committee 16 October 2014 (1.77 Mb)

PDF Document Queen Charlotte Model - Executive Summary and Introduction (800 Kb)

PDF Document Queen Charlotte Hydrodynamic Model (4.2 Mb)

PDF Document Queen Charlotte Biophysical Model (3.4 Mb)

PDF Document Queen Charlotte References and Appendices (5.6 Mb)

PDF DocumentPublic summary of Pelorus Sound hydrodynamic model to Environment Committee 23 July 2015 (226 Kb)

PDF DocumentPelorus Hydrodynamic Model - 10 June 2015 - Executive Summary and Introduction (1.1 Mb)

PDF DocumentPelorus Hydrodynamic Model - 10 June 2015 - Hydrodynamic Model (5 Mb)

PDF DocumentPelorus Hydrodynamic Model - 10 June 2015 - Biophysical Model Methods and Results (5.9 Mb)

PDF DocumentPelorus Hydrodynamic Model - 10 June 2015 - Biophysical Model Discussion (1.1 Mb)

PDF DocumentPelorus Hydrodynamic Model - 10 June 2015 - Glossary and Appendices etc (5.2 Mb)

Significant Marine Sites

Ecologically Significant Marine Sites report 

PDF DocumentSignificant Marine Sites Report 2016 Monitoring Update (4.0 Mb)

PDF DocumentExpert Panel Review of 2015 Significant Site Monitoring (1.0 Mb)

PDF DocumentMonitoring results from 2015 Queen Charlotte Sound (4.8 Mb)

PDF DocumentProtocol for assessing significance at new and existing sites (1.13 Mb)

PDF DocumentProtocol for monitoring and survey of significant sites (1.18 Mb)

PDF DocumentBiogenic habitats in the Marlborough Sounds 2010 (5.36 Mb)

Estuaries

Havelock Estuary Reports:

PDF DocumentHabitat and vegetation mapping 2014 (3.63 Mb)

PDF DocumentSediment health and characteristics 2014 (2.72 Mb)

PDF DocumentSediment health and characteristics 2015 (1.80 Mb)

PDF DocumentEcological report on estuary 2000 (5.78 Mb)

Wairau Estuary Report:

PDF DocumentEcological survey of the Wairau River estuary 2015 (3.6 Mb)

PDF DocumentEcological survey of the Wairau River estuary 1990 (3.31 Mb)

PDF DocumentEcological survey of the Wairau River estuary 1983 (4.68 Mb)

Other Estuary Reports:

PDF DocumentWhangarae Estuary Broad Scale Habitat Mapping 2016 (2.8 Mb)

PDF DocumentWhangarae Estuary Fine Scale Sediment Survey 2016 (2.2 Mb)

PDF DocumentWaikawa Estuary Broad Scale Habitat Mapping 2016 (2.5 Mb)

PDF DocumentWaikawa Estuary Fine Scale Sediment Survey 2016 (2.2 Mb)

PDF DocumentShakespeare Bay Estuary Habitat and Sediment Survey 2016 (3.3 Mb)

PDF DocumentGrove Arm (Ngakuta and Okiwa Bays) estuary survey 2012 (11.86 Mb)

Sounds Water Quality

PDF Document Map of the monitoring sites (578 Kb)

PDF Document Coastal Water Quality Monitoring Results 2015-16 (4.7 Mb)

PDF DocumentMarlborough Sounds Water Quality Monitoring Results 2014-2015 (5.79 Mb)

PDF DocumentNIWA review of historical water quality data 2013 (5.0 Mb)

PDF DocumentCoastal Water Quality Classes for Marlborough Environment Plan (304 Kb)

 

Sounds Advisory Group

Meeting Notes:

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 12 September 2016 (1.1 Mb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 21 June 2016 (679 Kb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 14 March 2016 (92 Kb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 23 November 2015 (116 Kb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 10 August 2015 (83 Kb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 16 February 2015 (2.2 Mb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 10 November 2014 (55 Kb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 11 August 2014 (108 Kb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 12 May 2014 (64 Kb)

PDF DocumentSounds Advisory Group 24 February 2014 (56 Kb)

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