Monthly archives of “October 2015

Bannockburn Formation of the Miocene Manuherikia Group, exposed at Galloway, New Zealand
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The Giant ‘Lake Manuherikia’ – an extinct lake from the New Zealand Miocene

Alexandra lies at the junction of the Clutha and Manuherikia Rivers. The usual┬átranslation of the Maori word ‘Manuherikia’ is that it means something like “cry of a tied bird” and records a scout tying a weka (a bird) to a stake to mark the crossing… Read more