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Understanding earthquake and tsunami risk along the East Coast

48 days ago

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Communities on the East Coast of the North Island will get the opportunity to find out more their earthquake and tsunami risk from a team of leading scientists.

Scientists detect huge fault rupture offshore from Kaikoura

2 months ago

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Scientists surveying the seabed in areas affected by last week’s earthquake have confirmed a 34km rupture in the offshore continuation of the Kekerengu Fault, known as the Needles Fault.

NIWA diverts ship to earthquake areas

2 months ago

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NIWA’s flagship research vessel Tangaroa has been diverted to survey the seabed in areas affected by Monday’s earthquake.

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