Kōrero: Caving

Sea cave (3 o 3)

Sea cave

This sea cave is at Gibsons Beach, on the West Coast. Formed by the force of waves, such caves are shallow. This one has been carved out in mudstone.

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Photograph by G. R. Roberts

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Carl Walrond, 'Caving - Caves and life forms', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/11504/sea-cave (accessed 26 August 2019)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 24 Sep 2007