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First report of 2018
Its a biggie!

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First report of 2018
Sat 13th January, 2018


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This particular research was undertaken when a forest was logged after a fire, so there are differences. But harvesting like that just carried out along the Tongariro not only removes the targeted pine trees. There's also a tremendous amount of unavoidable collateral damage as well. Below are some of the findings. "Nymphs of Cicada orni feed on the sap of roots and can be indicators of the fate of the root-feeding fauna. I studied the cicada population of a pine forest which was affected in 2010 by a wildfire that burned all the vegetation above ground and was subsequently logged. I hypothesiz ...
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Its a biggie!
Fri 5th January, 2018


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After the deep low barreled across North Island last night and most of today, the Tongariro is currently flowing at over 700 cumecs! Floods of this size are classed as a once every five year event so expect some changes out there after this. It doesn't seem to matter when Sean pays me a visit ...the river always blows. But he really did it this time with this biggie! Fortunately we got a couple of days fishing in before the flood and yesterday he landed eleven out of the fourteen he hooked. Mainly around town and the lower river. Although the weather warnings remain in place until midnight ton ...
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