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Fiordland a hotspot for carbon burial – Expert reaction

Laura Goodall posted in on May 6th, 2015.

New Zealand’s stunning Fiordland punches above its weight when it comes to storing organic carbon, according to a new analysis from US and New Zealand researchers published in Nature Geoscience this week. The team of scientists, which includes the University of Otago’s Dr Candida Savage, estimate that about 18 million tonnes of organic carbon is […]

The Press: Quake brings cooler times at Welcome Flat

Peter Griffin posted in on November 23rd, 2009.

Paul Gorman of The Press writes about the effect of July’s big Fiordland earthquake on the temperature of celebrated hot pools at Welcome Flat. The quake shifted the area 30 centimetres closer to Australia, and researchers have now discovered it also affected the temperature and water levels of springs and aquifers around the South Island. […]

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