Welcome to the Natural Hazards Research Centre

The Natural Hazards Research Centre has research programmes related to studies of active tectonics and earthquakes, landscape evolution modelling, land-use planning, urban vulnerability to volcanic eruptions and health risks from eruptions.


Geological Sciences

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Ministry for Primary Industries

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Rural Fire Research

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‘I was fortunate enough that my postgraduate work involved a lot of fieldwork in exotic locales...’

Scott Barnard PhD in Hazard and Disaster Management
Engineering Geologist, URS
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