• Implications of Climate Change for the Livelihoods of Urban Dwellers in Kiribati

    Corcoran, John (University of Waikato, 2016)
    As a result of climate change, coastal erosion, sea water intrusion into the fresh water lenses, destruction of trees that are important sources of food, medicines and building materials, and the destruction of settlements ...
  • Edward Cameron: a mine manager in the Tui Mines

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Edward (Ned) Cameron was an experienced miner before settling in New Zealand, where he worked on the Thames goldfield in many mines and becoming a mine manager. He also mined on other Hauraki fields, in particular Waiorongomai ...
  • Clement Augustus Cornes: the discoverer of the Tui Mines

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Clem Cornes was one of the most prominent Hauraki miners from the start of mining there until his death in 1906. He was also notable for a complicated, if unpublicized, private life resulting from his wife’s bigamy (or ...
  • The Tui Mines: a portion of the Te Aroha mining district

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    After initial interest in it during the initial rush, the Tui portion of the Te Aroha field was largely ignored until Clem Cornes made a discovery in 1885 that produced great hopes for obtaining gold and silver. Investors ...
  • Malcolm hardy: the last Waiorongomai miner

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Malcolm Hardy was notable for his artistic skills but not for his dynamism until becoming interested in gold mining during the 1920s. A self-taught geologist, he was enthusiastic about the prospects for finding gold, but ...

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