Blakes Road Invertebrate Monitoring Site

Waterway
Kaputone Stream
Geolocation
-44° 33' 5.5044", 172° 38' 34.7064"
Location Description
Upstream end on old PPCS land.
Site Description

Site has an average width of just over 1m, and is easily accessed by stock kept in the neighbouring holding paddocks.  Clumps of Juncus line both banks.  The streambed has an average 15cm layer of silt and mud, with a solid substrate underneath.  There are no submerged, and few emergent, macrophytes.