Kōrero: Canoeing and rafting

Protecting rivers

Protecting rivers

Members of conservation and recreation groups, including Sue McAllister of the Otago Canoe and Kayak Club (left), place a sign warning against drinking water from the Taieri River, in January 2005. Kayaking groups are among those concerned about threats to New Zealand’s natural rivers, including dam and irrigation schemes, pollution and invasive plants such as didymo.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 24 January 2005, p. 6
Photograph by Jane Dawber

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Canoeing and rafting - Organisations and issues', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/13105/protecting-rivers (accessed 29 November 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, updated 18 Jul 2016