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Be ready for strong winds

13 April 2017 10:00am

Taranaki people are urged to take simple precautions in advance of the... Read more

Watching brief for Civil Defence in Taranaki

05 April 2017

Taranaki Civil Defence Emergency Management continues to monitor river... Read more

What are our local Hazards?

Volcanic
Volcano

Volcanic

A volcanic eruption of Mt Taranaki (Egmont Volcano) has been assessed ...

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Earthquakes
Earthquake

Earthquakes

Taranaki has a number of active fault lines particularly in the Inglew...

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Tsunami
Tsunami

Tsunami

A tsunami is a series of water surges caused when a large volume of wa...

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Storms & tornadoes
Weather tornado

Storms & tornadoes

In Taranaki, rainfall is predicted to decrease in summer and increase ...

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