history , culture , environment , animals , food
Mari bone is used to carve in traditional designs carrying a spiritual meaning.
All black rugby
All black rugby is New Zealand's nickname for the team. The teams real name is, The New Zealand national rugby union team.
Traditional Maori clothing came from native plants, bird skin, and animal skins.
All black rugby
New Zealand is know for there green hills, the well known move "hobbit' was filmed in New Zealand.
Most of the alpine /mountain of New Zealand are in the South Island. A chain of the mountains begins in north-west Nelson and the Kaikōura ranges, they extend into the Southern Alps. The Southern Alps have the highest peaks. The most famous mountain in New Zealand is called Aoraki. Aoraki is the Maori name for Mt Cook.this mountain is New Zealand's highest mountain at 3754 metres or 12,316 feet.
This river is called the ᎪᎡᎢᎻᏌᎡ ᎡᏆᏙᎬᎡ. It is in Fiordland, New Zealand. It flows through Milford Sound and the final section of the Milford Track.
There are a lot of animals on the island of New Zealand. Some of the animals native to New Zealand are, a few primitive frogs, two species of bats, a few reptiles, and many birds. A lot of New Zealand's animals and went extinct due to human settlement. When explorers came, they brought a lot of rodents and cats that would eat New Zealand's smaller animals. Also, humans would hunt down and kill these animals. Some extinct New Zealand birds include…
-North Island Takahe
-The great Moa bird (my favorite)
-New Zealand Wren
-South Island Kokako
-New Zealand Pelican
-Whekau (laughing owl)
An the list goes on and on...
New Zealand lamb
Maori people use lamb as a common dish because it is found quiet frequently on the island.
pavlova is a common dessert used for vistors coming to the island. The dessert is made up of moist cake, whipped cream and fruits.
whitebait fritters consist of fish placed into batter then fried,then there is an optional side dish. In this case salad is what was served