Turbidity east of New Zealand

The coastal waters along New Zealands east coast--particularly along the northern half of South Island--appeared very turbid in this February 9, 2002 SeaWiFS image. This may still be related to the coastal flooding that occurred there within the last month.
Source: Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

Por Mapas Owje