Kōrero: Rock and mineral names

Hāpuku River (1 o 2)

Hāpuku River

Greywacke boulders in the Hāpuku River, near Kaikōura. The mountainous catchment is wholly in greywacke, so this is the only rock found as boulders in the river bed.

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Photograph by Simon Nathan

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Simon Nathan, 'Rock and mineral names - Local names', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/9064/hapuku-river (accessed 11 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Simon Nathan, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006