Kōrero: Soils

Layers of volcanic ash (2 o 2)

Layers of volcanic ash

This soil profile beside the Desert Road in the central North Island shows the many volcanic showers and associated materials that have been deposited there over the last 20,000 years.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Alastair McLean

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Allan Hewitt, 'Soils - Soil features', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12271/layers-of-volcanic-ash (accessed 18 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Allan Hewitt, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007