The flooding of the Rangitaiki River left devastation for residents of the small Bay of Plenty town Edgecumbe. Andrew Whyte 2,185 views. 3,500 families around Tuguegarao City affected by floods. Aurora - Floods and landslides kill 24. 4:50. 30 Mar, 2019 12:00pm . Don't auto play . They’ve cut the walls halfway down, where they’ve deemed the water level was – 1.2m. To help with the recovery effort local iwi Ngāti Awa put out a call for volunteers. Bach - Easter Oratorio: Kommt, eilet und laufet BWV 249 - Van Veldhoven | Netherlands Bach Society - Duration: 41:27. Never auto play. Courtesy: JBrent Swann via Storyful To us this video in a broadcast or monetized player, contact licensing@storyful.com. Followed immediately by event 2004-181. “In the last floods [in 2004], the breach happened on the other side of the river, so it was mainly farmland flooded, only a few houses. Flying from Galatea airfield to Edgecumbe. Using this item. Aerial Footage Shows Flooding in New Zealand Town of Edgecumbe ... 2004 Eastern Bay of Plenty Floods New Zealand - Duration: 4:50. Edgecumbe flood two years on: Loneliness, trauma and hope . Edgecumbe is a town in the Bay of Plenty of the North Island of New Zealand, 15 kilometres to the west of Whakatane and eight kilometres south of the Bay's coast. Just 30 minutes later the pressure became too much for the ageing structure that some say sustained damage during the 1986 Edgecumbe earthquake and during the 2004 floods, and it gave way. Edgecumbe flood, 2017 (1st of 2) Next. The town was rapidly flooded, giving residents barely minutes to escape from their homes. Video will play in. Following heavy rain from the remnants of Cyclone Debbie, the stopbank protecting Edgecumbe from the Rangitāiki River breached on the morning of 6 April 2017. Cagayan - at least 1,697 hectares crops destroyed. Share this item Post to Pinterest Post to Facebook Post to Twitter. 14 minutes to read . Play now. It is the main service town for the agricultural region surrounding the plains of the Rangitaiki River, which flows through the town. Whakatane Beacon. This time it came into the town… Our whole house is gone pretty much. MODIS observations of flooding in central Luzon on November 25, 27: 177: Venezulea: Zulia province - Tarra: 20-Nov-04: 27-Nov-04 300 houses destroyed.

I wanted them to test higher, just because the water sat here for so long.