The Christchurch Earthquake
A Case StudyStreaming Video - 2013
The 2011 earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand was devastating for the city's residents and the surrounding landscape. This program presents an in-depth case study of the event, focusing on both the science behind it and its social impact. Using firsthand accounts from seismology experts, emergency response leaders, rebuilding and reconstruction co-coordinators, and local people, the video explains what causes earthquakes, their effects on the environment and on society, and ways a community can prepare for quakes.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2013
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) :,sd., col. +,instructional materials (online)
Alternative Title: Case Study