Kōrero: Estuaries

Pārengarenga Harbour

Pārengarenga Harbour

Pārengarenga Harbour is the northernmost estuary of New Zealand and one of the country’s major wading-bird habitats. At low tide, 5,700 hectares of intertidal sandflat and seagrass are exposed to the thousands of wading birds that congregate in the harbour to feed.

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GNS Science
Reference: CN9201/14
Photograph by Lloyd Homer

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Estuaries - Larger animals of the estuary', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4640/parengarenga-harbour (accessed 2 December 2023)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006