Kōrero: Forestry research

Forest catchment

Forest catchment

The Waikato River passes through a plantation forest between Lakes Ōhakuri and Maraetai. Studies have shown that forested catchments have less erosion than in farmed catchments, and the water running through them has lower nutrient and sediment levels.

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Carter Holt Harvey

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Margaret Richardson, 'Forestry research - Identifying forest benefits', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17067/forest-catchment (accessed 26 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Margaret Richardson, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008