Kōrero: Radiata pine

Wind damaged pines

Wind damaged pines

Pine forests on the Canterbury Plains have been periodically flattened by gale-force winds. These mature radiata pines in Eyrewell forest were blown down on 1 August 1975, when nor-wester winds reached speeds of 170 kilometres per hour.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AAQA 6395 M11997

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Peter Berg, 'Radiata pine - Multi-purpose plantations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16848/wind-damaged-pines (accessed 29 March 2020)

He kōrero nā Peter Berg, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008