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The subantarctic islands

The subantarctic islands

The subantarctic islands have the lowest variation in seasonal temperatures of the nine ecoregions. The surrounding ocean has a moderating effect on temperatures, and conditions are often cool and overcast.

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Matt McGlone, 'Ecoregions - The southern islands', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/map/12595/the-subantarctic-islands (accessed 26 January 2022)

Story by Matt McGlone, published 24 Sep 2007