Coastal and Freshwater

Freshwater sciences

Measuring habitat quality in Waikākahi Stream, South Canterbury

Cawthron Institute is a New Zealand leader in freshwater sciences with expertise in river health assessment, catchment management and the requirements for in-stream flows.

We provide advice and research services on everything from water quality and fish habitats through to understanding how river and lake ecosystems function and how to protect and rehabilitate them.

Our freshwater expertise includes:

To find out more about our freshwater services contact Roger Young.

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