Story: Shelter on farms

Protection from snow

Protection from snow

In southern New Zealand, Antarctic storms bring wind and snow. This macrocarpa tree at Awatea in the Catlins district, south Otago, is providing shelter for some sheep.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 9 June 2007, p. 3
Photograph by Gerard O'Brien

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Allan Gillingham, 'Shelter on farms - Benefits of shelter', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 June 2023)

Story by Allan Gillingham, published 24 Nov 2008