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Quake recovery continues for New Zealand

Before and after photos of Christchurch sites damaged in February 2011

Last Updated: Feb. 23, 2012

In February 2011, a 6.3-magnitude earthquake destroyed much of Christchurch's downtown and killed 182 people. The New Zealand city, which has recorded more than 7,000 tremors since September 2010, is still trying to recover. Drag the slider left and right to see the before and after photographs. Use the arrows at the bottom of the gallery to navigate to the next photo.


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