Kōrero: Hot springs, mud pools and geysers

Lady Knox geyser (1 o 2)

Lady Knox geyser

The Lady Knox geyser at Waiotapu is persuaded to erupt every day with the aid of soap, which triggers an eruption. In the early 1900s a pipe was inserted in the vent, and a cone was built out of bricks, but the artificial structure is now completely covered by sinter. Here, the guide is putting the soap into the vent

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Photograph by Simon Nathan

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carol Stewart, 'Hot springs, mud pools and geysers - Geysers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/7247/lady-knox-geyser (accessed 21 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Carol Stewart, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006