Kōrero: Manawatū and Horowhenua region

Moutoa floodgates

Moutoa floodgates

The Moutoa floodgates, shown here under construction, were built between 1959 and 1962 to control floods on the Manawatū River.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua region - Human impact on the environment', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/9470/moutoa-floodgates (accessed 30 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Apr 2015