Integrated Catchment Management

A User Guide for the Macroinvertebrate Community Index

Year of Publication : 2007 
Region: (e.g. Canterbury or NZ-wide) NZ-wide
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This guide provides an expert view on best-practice use of the Macroinvertebrate Community Index (MCI) for monitoring and reporting on stream health in New Zealand. It is a user guide that contains advice on appropriate application of the MCI in different stream environments (including the recently developed MCI for soft-bottomed streams), design of monitoring programmes and data analyses (including trend detection).