Kōrero: Grasslands

Tramping

Tramping

These trampers are following a track near Borland Saddle in Fiordland National Park. Much of the South Island high country above the treeline is dominated by tussock grasslands. The higher rainfall areas are mostly formally protected as conservation land, in this case a national park. Trampers are familiar with these alpine tussock lands, which they call the ‘tops’.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10058223

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Alan F. Mark, 'Grasslands - Land ownership', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/13366/tramping (accessed 7 July 2022)

He kōrero nā Alan F. Mark, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007