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New Zealand | Noted conservationist says Abel Tasman NP should be renamed with Māori name

The country's most popular national park should also have a Māori name, says the author of a new book on the Abel Tasman.


Acclaimed conservationist Philip Simpson has suggested Tōtaranui National Park as an alternate Maori name for the 23,000 hectare park that has one of the country's Great Walks along its spectacular Nelson coastline.


https://www.stuff.co.nz/nelson-mail/news/109141744/ttaranui-suggested-as-alternate-mori-name-for-abel-tasman-national-park

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