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Some News from Down Under re Earthquake Planning

Blog reader John Coleman in NZ wrote:

“I am currently working on emergency plans for the health system of the West Coast of the South Island. 263 more words


Polluted Pleasure

Walking around our loop of the river used to be a one of my pleasures.  Since all the houses have gone I find it less enjoyable.  251 more words

Central Christchurch

Earthequake in India/ Nepal

10 minutes ago the whole Delhi is shocked with sudden earthquake. Earthquake of 7.4 magnitude in Ritcher scale was felt in Delhi, Kolkata, NCR.

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Rescued and Restored

A number of sheds have been rescued from red zone demolitions, and are to be refurbished ready for a new life with a community organisation. 135 more words

Central Christchurch

Two Outcomes of Oil Fracking

#1- Earthquakes.  In the current issue of the New Yorker magazine is this article about the arrival of man-made earthquakes in OK, thanks to the oil extraction processes now being used there. 25 more words


Earthquake Expectations

Two earthquakes have been felt here recently, both magnitude 3.8, and both centred near the Port Hills.  The first was on Sunday afternoon, and the second woke me early yesterday morning.   211 more words

Cottage Life

CA Earthquakes - guaranteed!

California nearly guaranteed to get major earthquake in next 30 years
The probability California will experience a magnitude 8 or larger earthquake in the next couple of decades has increased, according to the U.S. 96 more words