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Sand and gravel deposits of the coast and inner shelf East Coast, Northland Peninsula, New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 1979)
The east coast of Northland has a narrow and steep inner shelf which reaches depths of 50m within 1.5 km offshore. Mixed sand and gravel sediments occur at 30-50m depths as thin (1-10m), discontinuous, sheet deposits ...
A recreational geography of the Avon-Heathcote Estuary, Christchurch.
(University of Canterbury. Department of Geography, 1979)
This thesis examines the recreational use of a multi-functional resource, the Avon-Heathcote Estuary. The nature resources suitable for outdoor recreation in the Christchurch area and the present use made of them are ...
Shoreline processes and coastal compartments of Golden Bay, South Island, New Zealand.
(University of Canterbury, 1979)
Golden Bay is a broad, shallow, roughly circular embayment over 30 km across. Depths within the bay do not exceed 40 m and the shoreline is formed by a narrow strip of prograded beach ridges, fronted by predominantly sandy ...