Today we announced that the Volcanic Alert Level at Taupō Volcano has been raised to Level 1. GNS Science Volcanology Team Leader Nico Fournier gives us an update on the current volcanic activity at Taupō and explains this change.
You can read more about this activity via our latest Taupō Volcanic Activity Bulletin
We understand that some people might find changing the alert level or the earthquakes themselves unsettling. The All Right? website has great resources where you can read and talk about any concerns that you have.
During volcanic activity, follow official advice provided by your local Civil Defence Emergency Management Group.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has a great website with information on what to do before, during and after volcanic activity.
Toka Tū Ake EQC have information for preparing your home for natural hazards.
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