QuakeCoRE-GEER-EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Report is now available!

  A collaboration between QuakeCoRE, GEER, and EERI has produced a new Learning From Earthquakes (LFE) reconnaissance report that summarizes impacts from the M7.8 Kaikoura, New Zealand Earthquake on November 14, 2016. Download the QuakeCoRE-GEER-EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Report (3 MB PDF) The...

Follow-Up to Preliminary Reconnaissance of the Northern South Island

November 20, 2016 by  
Filed under Buildings, Geology/Geotechnical, Landslides

A follow-up report on impacts to distributed infrastructure on the Northern South Island can be found here:   Preliminary Updated Part 2 (16-17 November supplement to reporting on 15 November) http://www.eqclearinghouse.org/2016-11-13-kaikoura/files/2016/11/Prelim-observations-_-overall-PART-2.pdf  

Groundwater Level Fluctuations at Tasman Following the Kaikoura EQ

November 16, 2016 by  
Filed under Geology/Geotechnical

Following the Kaikoura earthquake, aquifers monitored by the Tasman District Council (Northwest of Kaikoura) showed fluctuations in groundwater levels. A summary of the  groundwater-level-fluctuations-at-tasman-district is found in this link ! Additional information can be found on Tasman District...