3 Feb 2023

Auckland storm and landslides

From Nights, 9:07 pm on 3 February 2023

The city of Auckland has never experienced anything like it before. Last Friday's storm was Auckland's "wettest day on record", officials say, causing serious flooding, widespread damage and landslides. Why did the storm cause so many landslides, and what can be done about it? Martin Brook, Associate Professor of Applied Geology from the University of Auckland, joins us with some answers