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‘Marine and beach’ tsunami threat lifted

09 December 2016 9:00am

The Ministry for Civil Defence and Emergency Management has lifted the... Read more

‘Marine and beach’ tsunami threat

09 December 2016 8:30am

Taranaki and the rest of New Zealand is under a ‘marine and beach’ tsu... 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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