This programme is for the following year groups: Year 4-6 , Year 7-8, Year 9-10.
Is Mount Ruapehu alive? What is a lahar? What happens to the local environment when a volcano is active?
Visit the site of the Tangiwai disaster – students will observe and learn how the natural world affects communities. Students can compare the response of the NZ Army in 1957 to the modern response to natural disasters.