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Nitrate-nitrogen effects on benthic invertebrate communities in streams of the Canterbury Plains
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2014)
Aquatic ecosystems are especially vulnerable to human impacts associated with agricultural land-use, which provide multiple stressors altering community composition, important ecosystem functions and human valued properties ...
The impacts of the Canterbury earthquakes on educational inequalities and achievement in Christchurch secondary schools
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2013)
During 2010 and 2011, major earthquakes caused widespread damage and the deaths of 185 people in the city of Christchurch. Damaged school buildings resulted in state intervention which required amendment of the Education ...
Synthetic shorelines in New Zealand? Quantification and characterisation of microplastic pollution on Canterbury's coastlines
(University of Canterbury. Chemistry, 2016)
Microplastics are persistent environmental contaminants found in marine environments worldwide. Microplastic particles isolated from coastlines in the Canterbury region of New Zealand were quantified and characterised. ...
Mandatory Disease Notification and Underascertainment: A Geographical Perspective
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2007)
Mandatory notification of disease forms the backbone of disease surveillance in New Zealand and overseas. Notification data is used by public health professionals and academics to identify cases requiring public health ...