Tag Archives: NaturalDisasters

HMCS Vancouver concludes emergency relief operations in New Zealand

November 19, 2016 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Vancouver has completed emergency relief operations in New Zealand following a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck the South …

INTERVIEW: What extreme weather and global temperature rise mean for humanity – WMO chief

15 November 2016 – In a new report analyzing the global climate between 2011-2015, the World Meteorological Organization – the United Nations system’s weather agency – found an increasingly visible human footprint on extreme weather …

Cows isolated after NZ earthquake

Cows stranded by landslides on the coast north of Kaikoura, New Zealand. Photo: Newshub NZ

Cows stranded by landslides on the coast north of Kaikoura, New Zealand. Photo: Newshub NZ

Dramatic pictures have emerged of livestock huddled precariously on tiny islands after a deadly 7.8 earthquake struck New Zealand on …

Powerful earthquake causes substantial destruction in New Zealand

EarthquakePowerful earthquake causes substantial destruction in New Zealand

Published 14 November 2016

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake in New Zealand has killed at least two people and destroyed infrastructure and property. The prime minister said

Powerful earthquake causes substantial destruction in New Zealand

EarthquakePowerful earthquake causes substantial destruction in New Zealand

Published 14 November 2016

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake in New Zealand has killed at least two people and destroyed infrastructure and property. The prime minister said

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