On the islands of Santa Cruz, state of emergency

The islands that make up the Solomon Islands, are prepared for the next natural disaster. The recently experienced a strong 8-magnitude earthquake and tsunami, after the deaths of eight people, Temotu province declared a state of emergency due to the fact that one of its islands significantly increased seismic activity.

On the islands of Santa Cruz, state of emergency

While trying to deliver humanitarian services from the capital Honiara, the Solomon Islands and the products necessary assistance to the disaster zone, seismologists are closely watching to arise on this island by strong rumbling sounds from the bowels of the mountain. After all, despite the fact that the island no one lives, the events take place just 50 miles north of the village. Lata.
In the near future intensified island planned to send an expedition specialists volcanologists to determine the cause of unexplained sounds and while the degree of potential risk to the entire archipelago, Santa Cruz. Perhaps the very new earthquake would not be fatal, but the aftershocks that followed the major earthquake two days ago, forced the plane with humanitarian aid to go back to Honiara, and hundreds of people still can not get the proper care. So checking the remote islands is critical to confirm the safety of the rescue vehicles and teams of people.

On the islands of Santa Cruz, state of emergency
On the islands of Santa Cruz, state of emergency

On the islands of Santa Cruz, state of emergency

Like this post? Please share to your friends: