Kōrero: Protected areas

Mokotahi Hill

Mokotahi Hill

Mokotahi Hill, on the north side of Māhia Peninsula on the east coast of the North Island, is an example of private land gifted to the Queen Elizabeth II National Trust to ensure its permanent protection. Centuries ago Ruawharo, an important ancestor of the local tribe Rongomaiwahine, lived on the hill in a called Tirotiro-kauika.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Leanne Tamaki

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Les Molloy, 'Protected areas - Specially protected areas', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/13881/mokotahi-hill (accessed 30 September 2022)

He kōrero nā Les Molloy, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Sep 2015