New Zealand volcano resources online
- — 06 August, 2012 22:00
If you have suggestions for additional resources we can include here, please let us know in comments.
Stuff has a regularly updated page dedicated to roads, flights, ski fields and tramping huts affected.
If you are flying Air New Zealand, you're advised to check updates online.
Want to know what to do during an ash fall?
If you are in the ash plume area for Tongariro, or want to know what to do if volcanic ash falls occur, see the GNS website for advice in how to be prepared and what to do.
The GetThru website also has tips on preparing for ash fall and what to do during an ash fall.
After images and background?
White Island regularly sends out smoke plumes and is one of New Zealand's more active volcanoes. White Island is managed by the White Island Trust, which works with Geonet to post the last 24 hours of White Island crater images on its site. you can also view a video of the most recent White Island eruption on the Geonet blog.
And while there are only a handful of images on Twitter as of yet, the hastag #tongariro brings up a few.