Kōrero: Floods

Disaster relief costs for Cyclone Bola

Disastrous events such as Cyclone Bola can be immensely expensive. This table lists the costs of government disaster relief for the cyclone. The total amount was around $112 million. But this figure would be much higher if it included the cost for individuals and insurance companies.

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Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Source: Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, 1993

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Eileen McSaveney, 'Floods - Southland floods and Cyclone Bola', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/table/4892/disaster-relief-costs-for-cyclone-bola (accessed 11 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Eileen McSaveney, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 1 Aug 2017