Kōrero: East Coast region

Erosion: hill country slips (2 o 3)

Erosion: hill country slips

The scale of soil erosion is evident in this image of hill country at Matanui station, 40 km inland from Tokomaru Bay, in 1973.

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Tairawhiti Museum, Te Whare Taonga O Te Tairawhiti
Reference: 524-8Nii

Permission of Tairawhiti Museum, PO Box 716, Gisborne, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Monty Soutar, 'East Coast region - Geology and landscape', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/33274/erosion-hill-country-slips (accessed 8 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Monty Soutar, updated 1 Mar 2015