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HBDC Council Chambers

August 2020

Double Presentation: An earthquake-induced landslide forecasting tool, and its application in Hawke’s Bay & GNS Science Urban Geological Mapping Project – Napier-Hastings

4 August 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
HBDC Council Chambers, Vautier Street New Zealand + Google Map

An earthquake-induced landslide forecasting tool, and its application in Hawke’s Bay (Chris Massey) GNS Science has developed an earthquake-induced landslide (EIL) forecasting tool, initially using the 2016 Kaikoura Earthquake landslide dataset, but subsequently working in other EIL datasets (e.g. 1929 Murchison and 1968 Inangahua). The tool has been applied in Hawke’s Bay to understand the local rockfall hazard to tsunami evacuation paths on Bluff Hill, and where the regional landslide hazards are so this can be assessed against existing and…

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