To celebrate the vision of the former Rangitikei park and reserves boss, a community has come together to look at his work through a new perspective.

Athol's Lookout, created by Project Marton, Mitre 10 Marton and Bryce Kinloch, is now situated at the Marton dams to acknowledge Athol Sanson.

Cath Ash from Project Marton said the project was an opportunity to celebrate the vision Sanson developed with the future in mind.

20-year project in reforestation is in the pipeline for Marton dams


Before Sanson's departure from Rangitikei District Council, he put in place a 20-year project in reforestation