Kōrero: Regional economies

Canterbury Plains and South Island high country

Canterbury Plains and South Island high country

The Canterbury Plains in the foreground, bisected here by the massive braided Rakaia River, and the high country rising to the summits of the Southern Alps in the background, form two distinct ecological regions, with different economies.

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GNS Science
Reference: CN24034/27
Photograph by Lloyd Homer

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Regional economies - Early regional economies', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/25208/canterbury-plains-and-south-island-high-country (accessed 27 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010