Kōrero: Trout and salmon

Chinook salmon distribution

Salmon are restricted to the South Island, although some strays are caught in North Island rivers. The east-coast rivers – the Waitaki, Rangitātā, Rakaia and Waimakariri – are their stronghold.

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Source: NIWA – National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research

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Carl Walrond, 'Trout and salmon - Chinook salmon', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/19617/chinook-salmon-distribution (accessed 11 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008