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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Environment articles  Environment
    A seismologist says the shallow depth of last night's Paraparaumu earthquake is part of the reason it was so widely felt
     26 January 2020
    A seismologist says the shallow depth of last night's Paraparaumu earthquake is part of the reason it was so widely felt
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    A magnitude 5.4 earthquake off the coast of Paraparaumu has broken a GeoNet record for the most "felt reports" the agency has ever received
    26 Jan: A magnitude 5.4 earthquake off the coast of Paraparaumu has broken a GeoNet record for the most "felt reports" the agency has ever received... more
    There were two widely-felt earthquakes off the southern North Island last night
    26 Jan: There were two widely-felt earthquakes off the southern North Island last night... more
    The death toll in eastern Turkey is continuing to rise after part of the country was rocked by a powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake
    25 Jan: The death toll in eastern Turkey is continuing to rise after part of the country was rocked by a powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake... more
    There'll be no easing into the Super Rugby season for the Hurricanes' All Black pairing
    25 Jan: There'll be no easing into the Super Rugby season for the Hurricanes' All Black pairing... more
    There'll be a heatwave in parts of the South Island over the next few days, with warm temperatures in the North Island too
    25 Jan: There'll be a heatwave in parts of the South Island over the next few days, with warm temperatures in the North Island too... more
    A crew of three from the United States have died, after their aerial water tanker crashed while battling blazes in southern New South Wales
    23 Jan: A crew of three from the United States have died, after their aerial water tanker crashed while battling blazes in southern New South Wales... more
    A funding boost for community projects in the Chatham Islands
    23 Jan: A funding boost for community projects in the Chatham Islands... more
    Tauranga City Council has introduced a sprinkler ban, following a hot, dry summer in the Bay of Plenty
    23 Jan: Tauranga City Council has introduced a sprinkler ban, following a hot, dry summer in the Bay of Plenty... more
    Much of the country is in for an absolute scorcher of a weekend
    22 Jan: Much of the country is in for an absolute scorcher of a weekend... more

     Most Popular Recent Environment News
     04 Jan: People wanting to take in the wonders of the West Coast this summer are urged not to let a little rain put them off +++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     12 Jan: More wild weather for the West Coast +++++++++++++++
     12 Jan: In the wake of Cyclone Blake's passing, Western Australia's northwest coast has been forced to brace again as a second tropical low moves through Darwin's southwest +++++++++++++++
     12 Jan: Heavy rain and winds along the west coast of the South Island are expected to ease by tonight ++++++++++++++
     08 Jan: Fonterra's on high alert in Australia as the bushfires rage on and drought continues ++++++++++
     04 Jan: Residents in the Bay of Plenty town of Kawerau will have to boil their drinking water until further notice, because E coli has been detected in the water supply ++++++++
     04 Jan: A number of people have reported feeling an earthquake earlier this hour ++++++++

     Environment NewsLinks
      26 Jan: Environment southland water and land plan appeals close on friday (Stuff.co.nz)
      26 Jan: Budget buster: getting rich by reducing your carbon footprint (Stuff.co.nz)
      24 Jan: Mining company bathurst coal fined $18k for discharge in 'vulnerable environment' (Stuff.co.nz)
      23 Jan: Polystyrene blocks from wrecked pontoon left to degrade for almost two decades (Stuff.co.nz)
      22 Jan: Trump davos 2020: us president's speech fact-checked (BBCWorld)
      21 Jan: Boaties heading north urged to clean hulls to avoid carrying marine pests (RadioNZ)
      21 Jan: Government failing to get kiwis back into work - louise upston (voxy.co.nz)
      21 Jan: Malaysia returns 42 containers of 'illegal' plastic waste to uk (BBCWorld)
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