Much of New Zealand had reached drought status when in mid-April 2013 it finally stated to rain.
A new satellite image that shows the likely spread of oil from the Rena suggests things may be worse than many realise.
The Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management 2011 offered an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge in relation to initiatives that are being implemented by Pacific island countries an
A satellite has mapped the aftermath of the earthquake that devastated Christchurch, New Zealand, showing how the ground deformed, researchers say.
On 9/3/2010 4:35:46 PM UTC an earthquake of magnitude 7 and depth 5km has struck an highly populated area in the Canterbury Province in New Zealand.
On 7/15/2009 9:22:33 AM, an earthquake of magnitude 7.8 and depth 33km occurred in New Zealand generating a small tsunami with estimated maximum wave height of 0.3 m.
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