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Tonga Island (New Zealand)

Tonga Island
Tonga Island (New Zealand) is located in South Island
Tonga Island (New Zealand) (South Island)
Geography
Location Tasman Bay, New Zealand
Coordinates
Total islands 1
Country

Tonga is a very small island in Tasman Bay, off the northern coast of the South Island of New Zealand. It lies within the Abel Tasman National Park.[1] The island has a flourishing seal colony, and is surrounded by the Tonga Island Marine Reserve, which was inaugurated in 1993. The island is accessible by water taxi or kayak.

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References

  1. ^ Hoiberg, Dale H., ed. (2010). "Abel Tasman National Park". Encyclopedia Britannica. I: A-ak Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica Inc. p. 25.  

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