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Ahhh! It’s shaking. Go, go, go.
On Saturday 4th of September in Christchurch there was an earthquake that was a scale 7.1 on the Richter scale! Man that would be scary ! Most pipes were broken. More than 100 000 buildings are damaged and 350 fell down. So far there have been 158 aftershocks. The biggest aftershock is 5.8 on the Richter scale. So far there have been no deaths, two serious injuries and lots of cuts and broken bones.
The engineers put stickers on buildings. Children are jumping in the cracks in the road. I think that is bad.
One university student set up a Facebook page and got heaps of university students to clean the mud and sand on the ground.
Article posted September 19, 2010 at 07:29 PM •
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WOW we had a earthquak here in Salom Oragon but it wasnt as bad as yours i hope everthing is ok.
Comment Posted on December 24, 2010 at 10:12 AM by
Do you get a lot of earthquakes?
Comment Posted on October 26, 2010 at 02:14 PM by
Did you see a crack did you take a picsure?
Comment Posted on October 26, 2010 at 02:03 PM by
your good at writing.
Comment Posted on September 30, 2010 at 12:22 PM by
Finn, Great work!! You do have a knack for reporting.
Comment Posted on September 27, 2010 at 08:16 PM by
Kia ora Finn,
I remember you my old friend. How are you? Someday you may be a reporter. You certainly have the knack. Do you think you would want to write for a magazine or newspaper, or would you prefer to do the news on television?
Comment Posted on September 25, 2010 at 06:20 PM by
I agree with you Finn that it was very foolish to step into those cracks in the ground. Just imagine what could happen if there was an aftershock and the ground shifted. It was good that Puahue School raised some money to send to help with the clean-up.
Comment Posted on September 23, 2010 at 03:01 AM by
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