Story: Southern beech forest

Mountain beech

Mountain beech

Mountain beech grows up to the treeline at altitudes of around 1,000 metres in the south of the South Island. This stand is in Grebe valley, Fiordland National Park.

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Joanna Orwin, 'Southern beech forest - Distribution', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/13302/mountain-beech (accessed 24 June 2018)

Story by Joanna Orwin, published 24 Sep 2007