Mt Cook

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Mt Cook

  1. 1. Mount Cook Aoraki
  2. 2. <ul><li>A cool bit about mount cook Aoraki is that it is the highest mountain in New Zealand. </li></ul><ul><li>Aoraki became national a park in 1953. </li></ul><ul><li>The park is located in the central part of the south island in the heart of the southern alps. </li></ul><ul><li>The park is covered in harsh ice and rock </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>The park is 27km long and up to 3km wide. </li></ul><ul><li>The first attempt to climb mount cook aoraki was made in 1882 by an Irish man. </li></ul><ul><li>Today the park is recognised as one of the finest mountaineering areas in the world for both experienced and non experienced. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>There is virtually no forest in the park , instead the park is alive with the most wonderful plants. In the park there is over 300 different plants. </li></ul><ul><li>About 40 different species of birds are found in this park. </li></ul><ul><li>The park is full of large dragonflies ,grasshoppers, distintine,moths and butterflies. </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>used by permission of D.o.c </li></ul>
  6. 7. Pests in mt cook national park <ul><li>Ferrets </li></ul><ul><li>Stoats </li></ul><ul><li>Weasels </li></ul><ul><li>These are called mustelids </li></ul>
  7. 8. By louise and leanne Thanks for watching

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