A natural history of Auckland / edited by John Morton ; with contributions by Pe...

Name/Title

A natural history of Auckland / edited by John Morton ; with contributions by Peter Ballance ... [et al.] ; paintings, Ron Cometti.

Maker

Morton, John Edward

Maker Role

Editor

Maker

Auckland (N.Z. : Region) Regional Council

About this object

Contents: Geological history & structure of the Auckland district / Peter Ballance -- Marine life through 25 million years / Jack Grant-Mackie -- Soil cover / John Morton -- Rain forest & scrub / Ewen Cameron, John Morton -- Shore vegetation / John Morton, Ewen Cameron -- Rocky shores / John Morton -- Beyond the tides / John Morton -- Beaches & flats / John Morton -- Streams, lakes & swamps / John Morton, Maureen Lewis -- Bird habitats / Peter Jenkins -- Hauraki Gulf & islands / Tim Lovegrove -- Ancient survivors / John Morton -- Nature's place in town / Gordon Ell -- Foreign wildness / Gordon Ell -- Future set fair? / John Morton -- Appendixes (Maori names of trees & shrubs ; Birds of the Auckland region). Includes bibliographic references (p. 128) and indexes.

Date Made

1974

Publisher

Auckland Regional Authority

Publication Place

Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

Natural history -- New Zealand -- Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

Ecology -- New Zealand -- Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

Painting, New Zealand -- 20th century

Subject and Association Keywords

Auckland (NZ) -- Description and travel

Subject and Association Keywords

Natural history -- New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Zoological specimens -- Collection and preservation

Object Type

Book

ISBN/ISSN

186953140X

Object number

2014.1.1023

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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