preloader

News

Compelling Hikurangi Response Plan video released, highlights need for Kiwis to prepare

15 months ago by East Coast Life at the Boundary

New Zealand sits on a subduction zone just like Japan does, and people should be prepared for the next large earthquake and tsunami.

Read More

Scientists say practise and record your tsunami hīkoi

16 months ago by Kate Boersen

Scientists and researchers are encouraging Napier communities to help improve tsunami evacuation planning in their area by practising their tsunami hīkoi and recording their routes and times on a free app.

Read More

Revelle Blog #16 The Journey Home

16 months ago by Alec Yates

We’ve arrived back in Wellington to finish the US research ship Roger Revelle’s New Zealand tour. This was the last of three research voyages studying New Zealand’s largest fault, the Hikurangu subduction zone.

Read More

Revelle Blog #15 One Final Stop

16 months ago by Alec Yates

Alec Yates is a Research Assistant at Victoria University of Wellington. He is currently working and reporting on the research occurring along the Hikurangi subduction zone on board the US...

Read More

Ministry funding to boost Hawke’s Bay’s resilience

16 months ago by Rachel Schicker

Hawke’s Bay’s resilience and planning for natural hazards was given a boost today thanks to $420,000 in Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management funding.

Read More

Revelle Blog #14 Past the Halfway Mark

16 months ago by Alec Yates

Alec Yates is a Research Assistant at Victoria University of Wellington. He is currently working and reporting on the research occurring along the Hikurangi subduction zone on board the US...

Read More

East Coast quake research aims to build “CAT scan” of Hikurangi fault

16 months ago by GNS Science

A 100-kilometre long arrangement of earthquake sensors on the Raukumara Peninsula will help scientists build a clearer picture of New Zealand’s largest and most active fault line.

Read More

Revelle Blog #13 Communicating With Our Instruments

16 months ago by Alec Yates

Alec Yates is a Research Assistant at Victoria University of Wellington. He is currently working and reporting on the research occurring along the Hikurangi subduction zone on board the US...

Read More

Revelle Blog #12 The what and the why

17 months ago by Alec Yates

Alec Yates is a Research Assistant at Victoria University of Wellington. He is currently working and reporting on the research occurring along the Hikurangi subduction zone on board the US...

Read More

Revelle Blog #11 Preparing for Round Three

17 months ago by Alec Yates

Alec Yates is a Research Assistant at Victoria University of Wellington. He is currently working and reporting on the research occurring along the Hikurangi subduction zone on board the US...

Read More