Author(s): Geoff Park
Geoff Park was a highly regarded ecologist. He was also a research scientist and writer. In 1986, while a Stout Research Centre fellow, Park began work on his acclaimed ecological history of New Zealand, Nga Uruora: Ecology and History in a New Zealand Landscape (1995). Geoff Park was extensively involved in the conservation and ecological communities in New Zealand and his ecological histories are widely celebrated. His book, Theatre Country Essays on Landscape and Whenua, was published in 2006.