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Contemporary and past conditions in the Hurunui River hapua, Canterbury, New Zealand, and the potential effects of dams on this lagoon.
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2013)
Hapua are complex and dynamic systems, and are especially vulnerable due of their location at the end of river catchments. The Hurunui River hapua is currently under pressure from the intensification of irrigation and ...
Past, Present and Future: Morphology and Dynamics of Rivermouth Lagoons in Westland, New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2009)
Coastal wetlands and rivermouth lagoons are dynamic systems, which respond rapidly to sea-level, tectonic, meteorological, anthropogenic and other synergistic drivers. This research used a multi-disciplinary approach to ...