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Blue-sky eruptions, do they exist? : implications for monitoring New Zealand's volcanoes.
(University of Canterbury. Geological Sciences, 2009)
The term “blue-sky eruption” (BSE) can be used to describe eruptions which are unexpected or have no detected precursory activity. Case study analyses indicate that they have a diverse range of characteristics and magnitudes, ...
Formulating Disaster Recovery Plans for New Zealand: using a case study of the 1931 Napier Earthquake
(University of Canterbury. Geological Sciences, 2007)
Worldwide, the risks from natural and technological hazards has been mounting at an accelerating rate, improvements in forecasting and warning systems have reduced deaths, however monetary losses from disasters are ...