More Earthquakes Explained
A book that answers the main questions people ask about earthquakes.
Hot Stuff to Cold Stone
An entertaining book about the formation and composition of different igneous rocks, how they are formed within the Earth, or erupted from volcanoes.
Rise and Fall of Southern Alps
A how the Southern Alps are being pushed up by colliding sections of the Earth's crust.
Mineral Wealth of NZ
Thompson, Braithwaite & Christie
A user-friendly book about minerals - how they are formed, where they occur, with details of the main deposits and mines in NZ.
Field Guide to NZ Geology
This is the first field guide written for the general public and beginners in geology in New Zealand.
Rocked and ruptured: geological faults in NZ
Easy-to-read guide to geological faults explains their occurrence and the effects when they rupture.
Guide to fossils of NZ
Fossils are the preserved remains of past life. This book focuses on plant and animal fossils commonly found in NZ.
Storms, landslides, earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunami – all New Zealanders will encounter at least one of these hazards in their lives.