Kōrero: Soil erosion and conservation

Hill-country slip

Hill-country slip

Soil erosion is the process by which soil moves from its original site to another. This may be only a short distance, or many kilometres away. One of the most obvious examples in New Zealand is the landslips on hill-country pastures.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10060231
Photograph by Astrid van Meeuwen-Dijkgraaf

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Paul Gregg, 'Soil erosion and conservation - Soil features and impact of erosion', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19782/hill-country-slip (accessed 21 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Paul Gregg, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008