Aerial search of Whakaari / White Island

Published: Mon 16 Dec 2019 07:46 PM
"Aerial search of Whakaari / White Island"
Please attribute to Deputy Commissioner John Tims, National Operations Commander:
The Police Eagle helicopter today conducted aerial surveillance of Whakaari / White Island.
The crew took updated images of the recovery area and surrounding environment.
Two of the Police staff deployed to the island yesterday went as observers.
A debrief was also conducted today to review the operation to date and plan next steps.
The Police National Dive Squad did not go into the water today as they were involved in the debrief.
Police expect to provide media a further update on Tuesday.

Next in New Zealand politics

Kaikōura $10.88 million boost in tourism & business
By: New Zealand Government
Plans to protect the future of whitebaiting announced
By: New Zealand Government
New resource for schools on climate change
By: New Zealand Government
Regulations pave way for quality medicinal cannabis
By: New Zealand Government
New Year Honours: Sporting greats among knights and dames
Gordon Campbell on a White Island inquiry
By: Gordon Campbell
$10.98 million of PGF funding announced
By: Kaikoura District Council
Proposed whitebait rules are pitiful, won’t save native fish
By: Forest And Bird
Whitebait rules needed to save fish from extinction
By: Forest And Bird
Fisheries management helps prevent overfishing - Reaction
By: Science Media Centre
Whitebaiters set to lose thousands on stands
By: New Zealand National Party
Government attempting to ban whitebaiting
By: New Zealand National Party
2019 NZ's fourth warmest year on record - Expert Reaction
By: Science Media Centre
Simplistic climate change lessons counterproductive
By: Federated Farmers
Climate change curriculum
By: Taxpayers' Union
View as: DESKTOP | MOBILEWe're in BETA! Send Feedback © Scoop Media