Fernhill Marsh

Description: None available

Type/Class: Marsh 2

Size: 0.7 ha.

Altitude: 180-200 m above sea level.

Approximate location: 2 km Southeast of Sutton. NZTM (centre point): E1376580 N4948450

Regional Plan: Water for Otago. Schedule 9 Regionally Significant Wetland, no.42, Map F51.

Territorial Authority: Dunedin City Council


Interactive map of Fernhill Marsh

Recorded Values


Value Description
A5 Scarce in Otago in terms of its ecological or physical character. Less than 15% of marshes remain in Otago. '2'
A1-A4, A6-A9 No relevant information is currently held by the ORC.



Aerial View of Fernfill Marsh (March 2006)



2. Ausseil, A.G., Newsome, P., Johnson, P, (2008) Wetland Mapping in the Otago Region. Landcare Research Contract Report prepared for the Otago Regional Council.