Kōrero: Te ao tūroa

Ngā puia ki Te Ika-a-Māui

Ngā puia ki Te Ika-a-Māui

He puia tawhito a Tongariro (e 1,959 mita, kei mua), nō te tau 1926 tana pahūtanga mutunga. Ko Ngāuruhoe (e 2,291 mita, kei waenganui) te mea tamariki rawa o ngā puia e toru nei, e 5,000 tau tōna pakeke; kei te mau tonu tana āhua koeko. Nō te pokapū o te tekau tau atu i 1970 tana pahūtanga mutunga. Ko Ruapehu te puia whakatetonga rawa o te tokotoru nei. E 2,797 mita tōna teitei, koia te maunga teitei rawa ki Te Ika-a-Māui. No te 1995–96 tana pahūtanga whakamutunga.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Te ao tūroa - Te aro me te tātai i te whenua', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/2640/nga-puia-ki-te-ika-a-maui (accessed 17 October 2019)

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