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Where is New Zealand?


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New Zealand Political Map

New Zealand Country Information:


New Zealand is bordered by the Pacific Ocean and the Indian Ocean. New Zealand is located southeast of Australia.

New Zealand Bordering Countries:


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New Zealand Cities:


Auckland, Blenheim, Castlecliff, Christchurch, Dargaville, Dunedin, Gisborne, Gore, Greymouth, Hamilton, Hastings, Hawera, Hikurangi, Invercargill, Masterton, Napier, Nelson, New Plymouth, Oamaru, Opotiki, Paeroa, Palmerston North, Porirua, Rotorua, Taihape, Taupo, Tauranga, Te Awamutu, Te Kuiti, Timaru, Upper Hutt, Waipawa, Waiuku, Wanganui, Wellington, Westport, Whangamata and Whangarei.

New Zealand Locations:


Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, Bay of Plenty, Bounty Islands, Campbell Island, Canterbury Bight, Chatham Islands, Cook Strait, Foveaux Strait, Hauraki Bay, Indian Ocean, Kaipara Harbour, Pegasus Bay, South Pacific Ocean, Stewart Island, Tasman Sea, The Snares and Three Kings Islands.

New Zealand Natural Resources:


The fuel resources for New Zealand include natural gas, coal and hydropower. Other commercial resources include gold, iron ore, limestone, sand and timber.

New Zealand Natural Hazards:


Earthquakes are common, in New Zealand, although usually not severe. There are also occurrences of volcanic activity in this country.

New Zealand Environmental Issues:


The environmental issues in New Zealand are mainly land related. These include deforestation and soil erosion. In addition, the country’s native flora and fauna have been hard-hit by invasive species.


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