Save Manapouri campaign

The Save Manapouri campaign was an environmental campaign waged between 1969 and 1972 in New Zealand to prevent the raising of the levels of lakes Manapouri and Te Anau as part of the construction of the Manapouri Power Project.[1]

Save Manapouri
Monument to the Save Manapouri campaign in Manapouri, New Zealand
Formation1969; 52 years ago (1969)
Dissolved1972; 49 years ago (1972)
Location
OriginsEnvironmental campaign to prevent the raising of the levels of lakes Manapouri and Te Anau