Tasman Bay


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Tasman Bay

 

a bay of the Tasmanian Sea, situated off northern South Island, New Zealand. Tasman Bay, named in honor of A. Tasman, is 80 km long, about 75 km wide at the entrance, and up to 47 m deep. Tides measure about 0.3 m and are semidiurnal. The port city of Nelson is located at the head of the bay.

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Lick your lips over Tasman Bay scallops with sweet lime chilli dressing, steamed paua (abalone) ravioli, and whitebait fritters tossed down with Nelson wine, beer and fruit juice.
Our selection of the best of your messages to our Twitter and Facebook sites Coventry's waterside housing scheme opens I think they look very cool - maybe not the same view as Tasman Bay - but hey this is inner city living.
For example, in Tasman Bay (northern South Island) fieldwork, 5-12 cm thick alluvial gravel sediments are associated with A-Horizon Maori soils of the lower Waimea River catchment in and around Appleby, and at site N26/80 near Motueka River mouth (Figure 2; Barber 2010; Challis 1976).
These include the gravel sediment and modified floodplain gravel soils of the lower Waimea River catchment, southern Tasman Bay, and the gravel sediment at Motueka, western Tasman Bay, discussed above.
ABSTRACT We present a particle tracking model that simulates the dispersal of the oyster Ostrea chilensis Philippi in Tasman Bay, New Zealand.
The well is located in PEP 38524, in the western Tasman Bay in the southern part of the offshore Taranaki Basin.
Drilling of the exploratory Tuatara-1 oil well near D'Urville Island was to start today, AWE's Tui asset manager Jason Peacock said the semi-submersible drilling rig Kan Tan IV had arrived in position in Tasman Bay, 10 nautical miles west of the island.
It has to be one of the most enjoyable and exhilarating ways to experience what the area has to offer, and the views over the Tasman Bay from the top of the path were unrivalled.
Doris, who has five children and nine grandchildren, still has a home on South Island, where the couple will be settling by a beach overlooking Tasman Bay.
But Eric, who leaves Titchfield, Southampton, tomorrow, is heading to Tasman Bay, near Nelson, because of his passion for fly fishing.
"But we're still going and have a busy season ahead of us." Tasman Bay Berries is a popular destination for handpicking berries, and is gearing up for another busy summer season.
Drilling of the exploratory Tuatara-1 oil well in Tasman Bay near D'Urville Island will start today.