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Evacuation behaviour and modelling

Understanding what people do, including where they go and how, during a tsunami evacuation helps communities plan better evacuation routes.

Click on the links below to learn about tsunami evacuation behaviour and modelling in Canterbury.

Community participation

A wealth of knowledge is held by people in the community, which can help us plan for tsunamis.

Click on the links below to see how partnerships with communities can help reduce tsunami risk.

Building and infrastructure impact

Understanding how tsunamis damage buildings and infrastructure helps us plan for future tsunami response and recovery.

Click on the links below to learn more about potential impacts and disruptions from tsunamis in Canterbury.