Kōrero: Ecoregions

Tors

Rocky outcrops known as schist tors are widespread in many parts of inland Otago. They are the more resistant parts of the schist that have not weathered as quickly as the surrounding rocks. With cracks, crevices and sun-warmed surfaces, they offer ideal habitats for reptiles.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Jock Phillips

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Matt McGlone, 'Ecoregions - Central Otago', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12589/tors (accessed 27 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Matt McGlone, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007