Story: Protected areas

Te Papanui Conservation Park

Te Papanui Conservation Park

Te Papanui Conservation Park, in the Lammerlaw and Lammermoor ranges of Otago, opened in March 2003. Notable for its tussock and bog landscapes, it is one of a number of high-country tussockland parks that have been established in the eastern South Island in the 2000s.

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Les Molloy, 'Protected areas - Conservation parks, nature and scientific reserves', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 13 April 2024)

Story by Les Molloy, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Sep 2015