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"Now's the time to get vaccinated" - Taranaki Civil Defence governance group

16 Nov 2021

The governance group of Taranaki Civil Defence Emergency Management, t... Read more

Taranaki at Alert Level 2

06 Sep 2021

Following the Prime Minister's announcement, Taranaki will move to Ale... Read more

What are our local Hazards?

Volcanic
Volcano

Volcanic

A volcanic eruption of Mt Taranaki has been assessed as a moderate-ver...

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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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