Old Dunstan Road Swamp

Description:

None available

Type/Class:

Swamp 2

Size:

5.72 ha.

Altitude:

520-560 m above sea level.

Approximate location:

6.5 km Northwest of the intersection of Old Dunstan Road and Rocklands Road, Clarks Junction.
NZTM (centre point): E1360100 N4941900

Regional Plan: Water for Otago.

Schedule 9 Regionally Significant Wetland, no.116, Ma F52

Territorial Authority:

Dunedin City Council.

 

Recorded Values:

Value

Description

A5

Scarce in Otago in terms of its ecological or physical character.  Less than 15% of swamps remain in Otago. 2

A1- A4, A6-A7

No relevant information is currently held by the ORC.

 

Other Information:

Aerial View of Old Dunstan Road Swamp (March 2006)

References

2. Ausseil, A.G., Newsome, P., Johnson, P, (2008) Wetland Mapping in the Otago Region. Landcare Research 

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