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Tsunami Week: A Time to Remember, and Prepare

March 24, 2014 | 8:27 am

Tsunami Week: A Time to Remember, and Prepare

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State sponsors preparedness events up and down the coast as Crescent City recalls 1964 disaster.

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Three Years After Disaster, Crescent City Sports a New ‘Tsunami-Resistant’ Harbor

March 11, 2014 | 10:36 am

Three Years After Disaster, Crescent City Sports a New ‘Tsunami-Resistant’ Harbor

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Rebuilt port, recovering from damage spawned by Japan’s 2011 quake, now ready for big waves. Read more. …

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March 14, 2011 | 3:44 pm

Master List of Earthquake, Tsunami, Nuclear Video and Photos

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For the last few days, KQED News Editor Dan Brekke and I have been posting photos and video related to the titanic events that have engulfed Japan and rippled out, literally and figuratively, into the wider world, including our own region. Here are all the videos and photos we’ve found to date, in one place. […]

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March 14, 2011 | 12:48 pm

Crescent City and Santa Cruz Clean Up From Tsunami Damage

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The California Report today takes a look at damage and recovery efforts in Santa Cruz and Crescent City, two cities hit by hard tsunami surges on Friday. The Sentinel reports that 18 boats sunk in Santa Cruz, with four being pulled out as of Sunday night. And in Crescent City, in the northern corner of […]

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March 11, 2011 | 2:09 am

1964: A Distant Quake, a Disastrous California Tsunami

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A massive distant earthquake and the possibility of a tsunami on the West Coast: In California, that stirs memories of the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake in Alaska and the subsequent destructive wave that hit the North Coast. Here’s a summary of what happened from USC’s Tsunami Research Group: ” Tsunami waves killed a total of […]

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