Consultation on undersea feature names

  • Date: 02 June 2020 to 02 July 2020

The New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa is inviting submissions on proposals to alter three undersea feature names


Consultation on these three proposals to alter undersea feature names is open for one month from 2 June 2020 to 2 July 2020: To alter Poverty Canyon to Māhia Canyon for an undersea canyon offshore from Mahia Peninsula. To alter Matakoa Re-entrant to Matakaoa Re-entrant for an undersea re-entrant offshore from East Cape. To alter Whareama Sea Valleys to Whareama Valley for an undersea valley offshore from the Wairarapa coast.

This event is organised by New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa.


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Disclaimer: Whilst best endeavours have been made to ensure the accuracy of this information it was submitted to Te Puni Kōkiri by the event organiser and they are responsible for its accuracy.

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