Lateral spreading

Horizontal ground movements related to liquefaction occurred across greater Christchurch following the 2010-2011 Canterbury Earthquake Sequence. Information including aerial LiDAR and aerial photograph imagery helped evaluate the extent and magnitude of horizontal movement caused by the earthquakes.

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