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Quakes fuel boost to Wellington economy | Stuff.co.nz

GOING NATIVE: Grant Scaife at his salvage yard at Mangaroa, Upper Hutt.

Hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of native timber is being salvaged from earthquake-prone Wellington buildings.

But while some items such as matai flooring are in hot demand, “stacks” of rimu beams and other forms of native timber are languishing in recycling yards because of a lack of demand.

via Quakes fuel boost to Wellington economy | Stuff.co.nz.