Knowing where and when a landslide will occur is currently more of an art than a science, but researchers at Victoria University of Wellington have figured out a way of using low cost GPS sensors to help them predict landslide movement!
New technology which could potentially predict landslides is being trialed in Kaikoura, Kapiti Coast and Wellington.
Major strengthening work is happening Ngaio Gorge Road to make this transport route stronger and resilient. Learn about how AccuMM is helping enable this.
WCC has earmarked $11m to help strengthen Ngaio Gorge - Find out how AccuMM is helping.