Dr Tara Strand, the Rural Fire Team Research Leader at Scion research, joined RNZ this afternoon to answer your questions about #porthillsfire.
Locals watch the smoke rising from the huge fires overlooking Christchurch.
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Christchurch families watched their homes burn today as police evacuated more residents while the fire in the Port Hills continued to burn for a fourth day. See how it unfolded with RNZ's live updates…
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