By Liam Room 8 Melville Intermediate
Waikato river questions/answers <ul><li>Questions </li></ul><ul><li>Answers  </li></ul><ul><li>Q1, How long is the Waikato...
It starts at Lake Taupo and ends out in to the Tasman sea . It has nine bridges a cross it . It has the Taupo gates , Ohak...
Waikato river facts  <ul><li>The Waikato river is the longest river in Aotearoa . </li></ul><ul><li>The river is 425 km lo...
<ul><li>On the Waikato river they use speed boats, jet ski’s , waka’s , for swimming and more. </li></ul>
Key Statistics Summary  <ul><li>New Zealand Population  : 3,737,280 </li></ul><ul><li>South Waikato District:   23,472  </...
Main Industries <ul><li>Forestry and pastoral farming, particularly dairying, are the predominant activities in the Distri...
Natural Resources <ul><li>Approximately half of the District is covered by forests. There are also hydro-lakes and many st...
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A students powerpoint presentation on the Waikato River in Waikato, New Zealand its importance and some of the details about it.

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  1. 1. By Liam Room 8 Melville Intermediate
  2. 2. Waikato river questions/answers <ul><li>Questions </li></ul><ul><li>Answers </li></ul><ul><li>Q1, How long is the Waikato river? </li></ul><ul><li>Q2, What transport is used on the river? </li></ul><ul><li>Q3, Who is Tainui iwi? </li></ul><ul><li>A1,The Waikato river threw north island is 425 km long. </li></ul><ul><li>A2, speed boats , waka’s , swimming, jet ski’s and canoes. </li></ul><ul><li>A3, Tainui is a waka and was the first waka to Aotearoa </li></ul>
  3. 3. It starts at Lake Taupo and ends out in to the Tasman sea . It has nine bridges a cross it . It has the Taupo gates , Ohaki bridge, Ohakuri tailrace , Whakamaru tailrace, Waipapa trailrace , narrows bridge , Hamltion city , Horotiu bridge , Huntly bridge , Mercer bridge , Tuakau bridge and Port Waikato.
  4. 4. Waikato river facts <ul><li>The Waikato river is the longest river in Aotearoa . </li></ul><ul><li>The river is 425 km long in length . </li></ul><ul><li>The Waikato river is about one qruter of the north island. </li></ul><ul><li>The river starts at lake Tuapo and ends at port Waikato into the Tasman sea . </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>On the Waikato river they use speed boats, jet ski’s , waka’s , for swimming and more. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Key Statistics Summary <ul><li>New Zealand Population : 3,737,280 </li></ul><ul><li>South Waikato District:  23,472 </li></ul><ul><li>Land Area: 182,000 ha </li></ul><ul><li>Land Value: $1,044 million </li></ul><ul><li>Number of properties: 9,546 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital Value: $2,215 million </li></ul>
  7. 7. Main Industries <ul><li>Forestry and pastoral farming, particularly dairying, are the predominant activities in the District. Around a fifth of the workforce is employed in forestry and agriculture. Another 28% of the workforce is employed in manufacturing, associated with these industries </li></ul>
  8. 8. Natural Resources <ul><li>Approximately half of the District is covered by forests. There are also hydro-lakes and many streams in the District. The southern and western boundaries of the District are bounded by the Waikato River. </li></ul>
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