Chatham Islands Photos

Here is a small selection of photos from the short trip to the Chatham Islands (east of the New Zealand mainland) I made in 2012 on a geology tour, plus a recommended book.

C I forget-me-not (blue)

Nikau palm forest

Nikau palm forest

Chathams

Four photos from Hapupu grove of the Rakau Momori (or dendroglyphs) indented on the Kopi (or karaka) trees:

Basalt columns, Ohira

Basalt columns, Ohira

Anchor from shipwrecked “Glory” 1827

windblown tree

windblown tree

Sunrise, Waitangi

Sunrise, Waitangi

Signpost at Waitangi

Signpost at Waitangi

volcanic area

volcanic area

Stone Cottage

Stone Cottage

Chatham Islands Television

Chatham Islands Television

Our Lady of Antipodes church, Pitt Island

Glory Bay, Pitt Island

Chatham Is forget-me-knot (pink)

Chatham Is forget-me-knot (pink)

Maunganui kelp

Maunganui kelp

Ohira basalt columns

Ohira basalt columns

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s