https://apple.news/AHsNqRulDSTmLZREoFg3b6AThe power of New Zealand’s Alpine Fault
Pressure is building along one of the most active fault lines in the world and New Zealand is in a race to be ready.
The Alpine Fault runs along the country’s South Island and it has a history of sudden movements.
Scientists can read the lakes and old-growth forests in the foothills of the Southern Alps and learn about what’s come before.
What they have found reveals a great earthquake, one of the biggest in New Zealand’s modern history, is due.