22 Jan 2021

Destruction at archaeological site 'ignorant and misinformed'

From Morning Report, 8:47 am on 22 January 2021

Archaeologists, historians and iwi authorities have been disturbed at news someone has illegally helped themself to an archaeological site, destructively digging as much as a 1.5 metres through an early site used by Maori.

Jane MacKnight, of Heritage New Zealand/ Pouhere Taonga told Morning Report about the damage.