Kōrero: Estuaries

Mangroves, Ōhiwa Harbour (2 o 3)

Mangroves, Ōhiwa Harbour

Ōhiwa Harbour in the Bay of Plenty is near the southern limit of mangrove distribution. In the north of New Zealand, mangrove trees grow to 9 metres, but are smaller further south. Here they form a stunted shrubland, no higher than 2 metres.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Peter Hodsell

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Estuaries - Plants of the estuary', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4626/mangroves-ohiwa-harbour (accessed 21 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006