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Department of Conservation. (n.d.) A Directory of Wetlands in New Zealand: Canterbury Conservancy. Page(s) 216-313.
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Keywords: altitude, Area, Avon - Heathcote Estuary, conservation measures, Cultural environment, ecological values, hydrological values, lake Coleridge, lake Ellesmere, lake Forsyth, Lake Lyndon, location, physical conditions, recreation, recreational values, social values, Te Waihora, wetland.
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Christchurch City Council. (n.d.) Bexley Wetland. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: birds, brackish, Contaminant source, fish, freshwater, grey duck, herons, Invertebrate, lagoon green corridor, NZ kingfisher, paradise shelduck, plant pests, plants, Pukeko, saltwater, shovelers, sickle grass, swallow.
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Christchurch City Council. (n.d.) Wetland Birds: Attracting Native Wetland Birds back to Christchurch. (Waterways and Wetlands Team, Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Australasian coot, birds, black-billed gull, grey duck, grey teal, habitat restoration, heron, Janet Stewart reserve, kingfisher, native birds, native vegetation, native wetland bird species, new Zealand shoveler, pied stilt, plants, plover, pukeko, reptile, stilt, swallow, vegetation, waterway restoration, Wetlands, wetlands.

Grove, Philip, Parker, Mark, Pompei, Mirella. (2012) Coastal wetland vegetation in Canterbury, 2004–2011. #978-1-927210-06-2. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Avon - Heathcote Estuary, Brooklands Lagoon, coastal wetlands, Coopers Lagoon Tentburn, estuarine, fen, field survey, GIS, lacustrine, Lake Ellesmere, Lake Forsyth, Lyttelton Harbour, maps, marsh, monitoring, palustrine, Rakaia River, riverine, saltmarsh, shallow water, Styx River, swamp, Te Waihora, vegetated coastal wetland, vegetated coastal wetland habitats, vegetation classification, wetland hydrosystems, wetland management, wetlands.
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(2012) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Stormwater Treatment Systems. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: ANZECC, ANZECC trigger levels, chemicals, Christchurch, Christchurch City Council, Constructed wetlands, Contaminant source, discharge concentrations, environmental values, Erosion, first flush interception, Macropollutant traps, particulate matter, Point-source, point-source contaminants, rainfall events, sediment retention, sediment retention ponds, soakage system models, stormwater, stormwater treatment, swales, urban contaminants, wet weather events.
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Watts, Robert H. (2011) The Christchurch Waterways Story. Landcare Research Science Series No. 38. (Landcare Research New Zealand)
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Keywords: Christchurch, enhancement, historical overview, restoration, restoration, settlement, swamps, Urban development, urbanisation, waterways.
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Chambers, Rodney, Crossland, Andrew, Hay, Mary, Holder, Kay, Leiataua, Steve, Lobb, Andrea, Partridge, Trevor, Roozen, Derek, Shadbolt, Antony. (2010) Brooklands Lagoon/Te Riu o Te Aika Kawa Area: Parks Master Plan. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: aquatic fauna, Birdlife, birdlife habitat, Brooklands Lagoon, fauna, Flood management area, Ngai Tahu, Ngai Tahu values, recreation, saltmarsh, saltmarsh vegetation, Spencer Park, Styx River, Tangata whenua.
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Greig, H S, McIntosh, A R, Wissinger, S A. (2009) Absence of species replacements between permanent and temporary lentic communities in New Zealand. Journal of the North American Benthological Society. Vol. 28. #1. Page(s) 12-23.
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Keywords: benthic communities, cass, different habitats, habitats, Invertebrate, lakes, lentic, lentic communitieis, nestedness, permanence gradient, taxa, taxanomic, wetlands.
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Soper, Ellena. (2009) Charlesworth Wetlands.
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Keywords: benthic invertebrate biodiversity, birds, Charlesworth Wetlands, contaminants, historical overview, invertebrate communities, macroinvertebrate, recommendations, samples, sediment sampling, species distribution, Wetlands.
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O'Connor, Kevin. (2009) How and Why Christchurch City Council and the Community should Clean Up McCormacks Bay. (McCormacks Bay Steering Group)
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Keywords: Avon - Heathcote Estuary, bathymetric, benthic, Benthos, biota, birds, causeway, culvert, ecology, ecosystem health, estuarine ecosystem, estuary, flow rates, goals, history, hydraulic analysis, Kayaking, McCormacks Bay, reclamation, recreation, sea lettuce, tidal exchange, tidal water surface extents, water quality, water quality, wetlands.
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(2008) A Biodiversity Strategy for the Canterbury Region. #ISBN: 978-1-86937-77. (Biodiversity Strategy Advisory Group)
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Keywords: biodiversity, bird species, ecosystem health, ecosystems, fish, galaxias, indigenous biodiversity, indigenous fish, invertebrate, kokopu, mudfish, Ngai Tahu, riparian areas, streams, water, waterway modification, wetlands.
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Sorrell, Brian. (2008) Effects of land uses and discharges on wetland water quality. #ISBN: 978-1-86937-82. (National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research Ltd (NIWA), prepared for Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: biodiversity, bogs, consequences, discharge, ecology, fens, history, impact, land use, marshes, monitoring, nutrient, parameter, Soil characteristics, surface water quality, swamps, thresholds, water characteristics, wetland modification, wetlands.

Cochrane, T., O'Sullivan, A.D., Wheeler, Joe. (2008) The Tidal Ebb and Flow in a Constructed Wildlife Reserve. (prepared for the University of Canterbury and Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Charlesworth, Charlesworth Reserve, Charlesworth Wetlands, ebb and flow, hydrodynamic modelling, hydrodynamics, tide flow, water flow.
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Grove, Philip. (2004) Management Plan for Wetlands On Council Endowment Land at Kaitorete Spit and Ahuriri Reserves. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: Ahuriri Reserves, Indigenous biodiversity, indigenous vegetation, Kaitorete Spit, Lake Ellesmere, management, management plan, Motukarara, Riparian, riparian areas, wetland, wildlife.
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Christchurch City Council. (2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Fish, Invertebrates, Birds and their Habitat. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: amphipods, Bird species, birds, bitterns, bullies, bully, Canterbury mudfish, chironomids, common bully, damselflies, dotterels, fish, food webs, Galaxias, godwits, grey duck, habitat, habitat, herons, herons, Inanga, Indigenous fish, instream communities, Instream Ecological Values, invertebrate, invertebrates habitat, kingfisher, longfin eel, macrophyte, mayflies, mayfly, mudfish, oystercatcher, pukeko, short fin eel, snails.
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Christchurch City Council. (2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Impacts of Development. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Bank erosion, base flow, channel erosion, channelisation, chemical contaminants, development, drainage, fish, flood flows, hydrocarbons, invertebrates, metals, modification, PAHs, peak flow, riparian, riparian vegetation, rural development, rural land use, sediment, stock access, stock access to waterways, stormwater, urban development, urbanisation, Urbanisation, vegetation, water quality, wetlands, willows.
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(2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Mosquitoes and Other Insect Pests. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: blackflies, climate, Damselflies, fauna, insects, midges, mosquitoes, pest population, pest problem, ponds, public health problem, waterways, wetland, wetlands.
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(2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Public Access. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: planning, Public Access, raised walkways, restricting access, Walkways.
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Christchurch City Council. (2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Restoring Wetlands. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: biotic, birds, Ephemeral waterways, estuaries, Estuarine, fish, Groynes, habitat health, lagoons, lake margins, light, marsh, mudfish, Nutrients, plants, restoration, Riccarton Bush, river margins, Saline wetlands, sediment, swamp, swamp wetlands, Travis Wetland, trophic, vegetation, water levels, wetland preservation, wetlands.
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(2003) Waterways, Wetlands and Drainage Guide: Water - An Important Natural Resource. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Bird species, birds, canterbury Plains, cutlure, drainage, ecology, fish, historical overview, invertebrate, Ngai Tahu, plants, recreation, rivers, surface water, The black map, urbanisation, waterways, waterways history, wetlands.
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Morland, Kim. (2001) Restoring Bexley Wetlands: Bexley Wetland Development Plan August 2001. (City Design, prepared for Parks, Waterways and Wetlands, Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Avon - Heathcote Estuary, Bexley, bird habitat, birds, community clean up, community involvement, contaminated sites, development plan, education, habitat, history, plant pests, plants, recreation, restoration, salt marsh, stopbanks, vegetation, Wetland.
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Kirk, R. M, Lauder, G. A. (2000) Significant Coastal Lagoon Systems in the South Island, New Zealand: Coastal Processes and lagoon mouth closure. (Department of Conservation)
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Keywords: climate, coastal lakes, lagoon, Lake Ellesmere, Te Waihora, Waituna-type lagoon, Weather conditions.
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Sullivan, B J. (1998) Public perceptions of wetlands: implications for wetland conservation and management. Vol. Master of Applied Sc. (Lincoln University)
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Keywords: perceptions, priorities, wetland conservation, wetland management, wetland restoration, wetlands.
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McCombs, Kate, Partridge, Trevor. (1992) Vegetation of the Avon-Heathcote Estuary, Christchurch. (prepared for the Parks Unit, Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: avon river, Avon-Heathcote Estaury, bexley, calders green, estuary, heathcote river, Ihutai, marsh, oxidation pond, penguin st, rat island, sandy point, sea rush, sea rush salt marsh, south brighton, vegetation characteristics, vegetation distribution, vegetation survey, wetland.

Asplin, Susan J.. (1989) Urban Wetlands. Vol. Diploma in Landscape. Page(s) 115. (Lincoln College)
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Keywords: sustainability, Travis Swamp, Travis Wetland, Urban waterway health, urban waterways, urban wetlands, wetland characteristics, wetlands.
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Carter, M. C, Cowie, B, Dimbleby, B. R, Glennie, J. M, Griffiths, G. A, Lineham, I. W, Lovis, P.M, Mason, C. R, Milne, P.J, Mosley, M. P, Talbot, J. D, Walker, S. W, Weeber, J. W. (1986) Waimakariri River and Catchment Resource Survey – Volumes 1 to 3. #ISBN: 0-908764-00-6. (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: aquatic invertebrate, brooklands lagoon, catchment characteristics, catchment location, fish, fish species, flood protection, flooding, groundwater, hydrology, land use, legislation, North Canterbury Catchment Board, physical description, recreation, Resource Survey, soil, surface water, tributaries, vegetation, Waimakariri Catchment, waimakariri catchment, Waimakariri River, water availability, water quality, wetlands, wildlife.

Bowden, M. J, Cowie, B, Lineham, I. W, Saville-Smith, K. J. (1983) The Rakaia River and Catchment – A Resource Survey (Volume 3). (North Canterbury Catchment Board and Regional Water Board)
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Keywords: aquatic invertebrates, fish community, fisheries, flood, flow, Lake Coleridge, lake water quality, lakes, Rakaia, Rakaia catchment, Rakaia River, river abstractions, riverbed vegetation, vegetation, water quality, wetlands, wildlife, wildlife community.

Christchurch City Council. Travis Wetland. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: animals, biodiversity, birds, management, Ngai Tahu, plants, predators, recreation, travis Wetland, Urban land use, urbanisation, weeds.
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Christchurch City Council, Travis Wetland Trust. Travis Wetland September 2011. Christchurch City Council.
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Keywords: drainage, Earthquake, fauna, flora, liquefaction, mudfish, shovelers, water quality.