Monitoring Buoys

This section lists monitoring buoys in the district.

Golden Bay Marine Monitoring Buoy

The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited (NIWA), the Tasman District Council and the Foundation for Research Science and Technology operate a meteorological and Water quality monitoring buoy located in the centre of Golden Bay.

Tasman Bay Marine Monitoring Buoy

TASCAM is the Tasman Bay Cawthron & MBARI Mooring. It is located in western Tasman Bay and is used to remotely collect water quality data, including temperature, salinity, turbidity and chlorophyll.