31 March 2011

Earthquake surface flooding

Here is a Youtube video of surface flooding probably caused by liquefaction immediately after the Christchurch earthquake.

11 March 2011

Fifteen years warning of the Christchurch earthquake

Have a look at this July 1996 'Inside New Zealand' TV3 documentary Earthquakes.

Don't tell me there were no warnings.

No doubt the property developers and their lawyers and consultants decried the documentary as alarmist as they applied for subdivision consents in Bexley.

Also mentioned in this Herald article Christchurch will shake like a leaf'

08 March 2011