Kōrero: Human effects on the environment

Wilding pines (1 o 3)

Wilding pines

These trees are Pinus contorta, growing wild near Queenstown. They spread over grassland, and can gradually change the appearance of the landscape. The only ways to get rid of wilding pines are by spraying or removal by hand. Many volunteer groups are trying to eradicate these intruders.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10051363
Photograph by Neville Peat

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Janet Wilmshurst, 'Human effects on the environment - European impact', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12546/wilding-pines (accessed 9 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Janet Wilmshurst, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007