Kōrero: Southland region

Southland vegetation

Aside from a few areas of forest, notably in the Hokonui Hills, the Tākitimu Mountains and the Longwood Range, the populated part of Southland is dominated by introduced grasses. Fiordland, to the west of the lakes, has native vegetation.

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David Grant, 'Southland region - Plants and animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/20086/southland-vegetation (accessed 20 January 2020)

He kōrero nā David Grant, updated 25 May 2015