Freshwater streams drying up in Northland

Karaka stream dry. Picture: RNZ

Conservationists in the Far North are concerned about the disappearance of freshwater streams from Ninety Mile Beach. They said there were previously dozens that ran from the dunes to the sea, sustaining shellfish and birdlife. But the last one still running has now dried up. Bushland Trust chairperson Kevin Matthews said when he was a […]

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