A year on from Gabrielle: are we any further on?

One year ago today, on the afternoon of February 13 2023, the rain was getting more intense, the wind was getting up. I had batteries charged, water containers full – I was as ready as I could be for what I knew would be possibly the biggest storm to hit Aotearoa since Cyclone Bola in the 80’s.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://coalaction.org.nz/news/a-year-on-from-gabrielle-are-we-any-further-on