Scenic reserves of Otago Land District
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Scenic reserves of Otago Land District a provisional account of the scenic and allied reserves of the Otago Land District by R. B. Allen

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Published by Dept. of Lands and Survey in Wellington .
Written in English



  • New Zealand,
  • Otago


  • Natural areas -- New Zealand -- Otago -- Tables

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Edition Notes

StatementR. B. Allen.
SeriesBiological survey of reserves ;, report 4
LC ClassificationsQH197.5 .B55 No. 4, QH77.N45 .B55 No. 4
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4491586M
LC Control Number79321376

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of native forest clearance on farms in the Catlins District of N.Z., – University of Canterbury. Wilson, John. Reminiscences of the Early Settlement of Dunedin and South Otago, Scenic and land resources Anon. Catlins Coast Park Concept. Summarised Edition, ; Study of Resources, Lands & Survey. Bendigo Scenic Reserve is mostly kānuka forest with denser vegetation in the gullies. The Bendigo Scenic Reserve block is restricted. You need to get a permit (issued for a month at a time only) specifically for this block, from the DOC office. This is a well-used public area and you must take extreme care when hunting to ensure safety of others. In Parliament in , Apirana Ngata objected to the compulsory taking of Māori land for scenic reserves. He criticised the Scenery Preservation Commission's reluctance to meet with Te Arawa over proposed compulsory acquisition of land around Rotorua. Government policy wobbled. Provision for the acquisition of Māori lands was removed in The Department of Conservation administers the majority of the publicly owned land in New Zealand that is protected for scenic, scientific, historic and cultural reasons, or set aside for recreational purposes. More t km 2 – nearly 30 percent of the nation's total area – is administered by the department. The main legislation controlling this is the Reserves Act

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Castlepoint Scenic Reserve At Castlepoint you can hunt for one of the world's rarest daisies, climb Castle Rock or watch the waves for dolphins and fur seals. With its fossil-rich limestone reef, lighthouse and magnificent metre high Castle Rock, Castlepoint is one of the most spectacular sites along the Wairarapa coastline. Whereas the Land Board of the Otago Land District, by resolution dated the twenty-fourth day of March, nineteen hundred and twenty, forfeited the interest of Thomas Phillips in a renewable lease registered in Volume , fo Otago Land Registry Office, over Section 17A, Bellamy Settlement, in the said land district, for failure to comply. Several most interesting reservations were made in the Westland Land District during the year. Under the provisions of section 26 of the Reserves and other' Lands Disposal Act, , eight areas. 2. C.—6, of provisional State forest land, totalling 9, acres, were declared to be set apart as scenic reserves. Central Otago NZ - The official website for the Central Otago region - discover 'A World of Difference'. Find Central Otago accommodation, things to do in Central Otago, otago central rail trail, events, wine, vineyards, heritage, cycling, mountain biking, arts, culture, and heritage.