Kōrero: Forest succession and regeneration

Mt Tarawera

In 1978, 92 years after Mt Tarawera erupted, its Te Kanakana Dome was dominated by lichens, herbs and grasses. Small shrubs – including purple-brown monoao and dark green tree tutu – were starting to get established at the edges of the low-growing mats of plants.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

GNS Science
Reference: CN18012
Photograph by Lloyd Homer

Permission of GNS Science must be obtained before any use of this image.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Forest succession and regeneration - Forest succession', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/11893/mt-tarawera (accessed 2 October 2023)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007