Case for Defense of Threatened Rainforest in Catlins Made by Ecotour Operators
Place: Papatowai Neighbourhood: Catlins
City: Clutha Regional council: Otago


The last lowlands forest on the east coast of the South Island are staring at an uncertain future, according to award winning ecotour operators Mary and Fergus Sutherland. They are running a website http://www.es.co.nz/~catlinw/home.htm to alert people to the dangers facing the forest. The site includes pictures and information about local native treasures. They make a plea for action. Can you help? Worth a visit -- both on line and in person.

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