Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in crayfish • earthquake • kaikoura • marine • paua • uplift on November 16th, 2016.
Among the startling images of landslides, broken roads and railway tracks tossed aside by Monday morning’s Kaikoura earthquake, we’ve also seen pictures of coastal areas thrust upward and out of the water. We asked marine experts about what happened. Dr Joshu Mountjoy, marine geologist, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (Niwa) “Multiple tectonic fault […]
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