New Zealand http://kplu.org en Rubble from New Zealand quake shows Seattle what to expect http://kplu.org/post/rubble-new-zealand-quake-shows-seattle-what-expect <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Northwest hasn’t had a killer earthquake since 1965 – and it’s been three centuries since anything massive shook this region. That’s how New Zealanders felt, until two years ago, when a quake knocked their third largest city to its knees.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Lessons from Christchurch, NZ, and other Pacific Rim cities, are resonating at a <a href="http://2013am.eeri.org/">meeting of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute</a>, in Seattle this week.</p><p></p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 18:50:30 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 7786 at http://kplu.org Rubble from New Zealand quake shows Seattle what to expect