Story: Farming and the environment

Extinct species

Extinct species

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Julia Haggerty and Hugh Campbell, 'Farming and the environment - Biodiversity and greenhouse gas changes', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/document/17908/extinct-species (accessed 12 August 2020)

Story by Julia Haggerty and Hugh Campbell, published 24 Nov 2008