Handy guides to the common animals and plants living on the sandy and muddy seashores and estuaries of New Zealand. The Northern and Southern New Zealand Sandy and Muddy Shore Guides are available from the New Zealand Marine Studies Centre in card or waterproof versions. They are also available in Te Reo Māori. Download them here, or order a supply for your class or community group.
Seashore Resources Order FormUse this form to order resources for your class or community group.
Rocky Shore Guides
Sandy and Muddy Shore Guides
Educational Activity Books
Te Reo Māori Resources
Books and Other Resources
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