Story: Ecoregions

Central Otago (1st of 3)

Central Otago

Central Otago is the smallest mainland ecoregion. It has a continental-type climate, with low rainfall and high daily and seasonal variations in temperature.

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Matt McGlone, 'Ecoregions - Central Otago', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/map/12586/central-otago (accessed 27 January 2022)

Story by Matt McGlone, published 24 Sep 2007