New Zealand has a diverse range of freshwater species. Many of these species are endemic to (only occur in, or only breed in) New Zealand. Freshwater fish and invertebrates are indicator species for the state of our freshwater environment. A decreasing population can indicate that the ecosystem is degrading.
This measure reports on the conservation status of New Zealand's indigenous freshwater fish and invertebrate species, including the number of species that have had a genuine change in conservation status between two monitoring periods (2009–13 and 2005–13). A change in a species’ conservation status reflects a change in its risk of extinction.
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|1.||Data quality for Conservation status of native freshwater fish and invertebrates||217 KB||
|Category||Environmental Reporting > Freshwater > Fauna and flora|
|Tags||Our fresh water 2017|
|Columns||Group, Common_name, Name_and_authority_current, NZTCS_assessment_year_current, Umbrella_category_current, Conservation_Status_current, Criteria_current, Trend, Status_change_current, Reason_for_change_current, NZTCS_assessment_year_previous, Name_at_previous_assessment, Umbrella_category_previous, Conservation_Status_previous, Taxonomic_status_current, Family|
|Services||Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed|
|Added||26 Apr 2017|
|Last updated||26 Apr 2017|
|Revisions||4 - Browse all revisions|
|Current revision||Imported on April 27, 2017 from CSV .|