Taranaki faces significant potential natural hazards and a number of specialist studies have been carried out to assess the nature and/or likely impacts of these hazards.
Taranaki's earthquake data is summarised and analysed in annual reports prepared by GNS Science for the Taranaki Civil Defence Emergency Management Group.Taranaki Seismic & Ground Deformation Monitoring 2016-2017 - GNS Science Earlier reports
This report presents results of computer modelling of tsunami inundation of Taranaki coastal communities in exposed locations at risk from this hazard. The report was prepared by the Hawke's Bay Regional Council for the Taranaki Civil Defence Emergency Management Group.Taranaki tsunami inundation analysis (single document only)
This report from GNS Science gives an overview of key information needed to effectively manage volcanic hazards in Taranaki. The report was commissioned by the Taranaki Civil Defence Emergency Management Group.Volcano hazards management information source book - GNS Science (single document only)