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“Headlands attract waves”
The natural features, the stack (Motutara Island) in this case, are resulted from the interaction of different coastal processes. The geology started with the ancient processes of volcanic and tectonic activity that operated in Muriwai’s past. Approximately 17 million years ago the Waitakere volcano, to the west of the MCE, erupted. Deep crustal movement started to uplift the rocks from under the sea. The ...

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