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Philippines One dead as hundreds flee false tsunami alert

Jul 23, 2014

Philippines One dead as hundreds flee false tsunami alert

A false tsunami alarm left one person dead and prompted hundreds of others to flee their homes in the Philippines, where natural disasters are frequent #World #NewsTracker #Tsunami #Natural Disaster #Philippines #False alert
Japan: Strong 6.8 quake hits coast of Fukushima, triggers small tsunami

Jul 12, 2014

Japan: Strong 6.8 quake hits coast of Fukushima, triggers small tsunami

A strong earthquake hit Japan's northern coast Saturday near the nuclear power plant crippled in the 2011 tsunami. #Japan #NewsTracker #Tsunami #earthquake #Fukushima #nuclear power plant #Tsunami warning #World News #Earthquake in Japan
Local tsunami warning issued after quake struck in Pacific

Jun 24, 2014

Local tsunami warning issued after quake struck in Pacific

A local tsunami warning was issued after an 8.0 magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean west of Alaska's Aleutian Islands on Monday. #World #US #NewsTracker #Tsunami #Alaska #earthquake #Pacific Ocean #Tsunami warning #Aleutian Islands #Nikolski #NOAA
Japan issues tsunami advisory after Chile earthquake

Apr 03, 2014

Japan issues tsunami advisory after Chile earthquake

Japan issued a tsunami alert early today following a powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake thousands of kilometres away across the Pacific Ocean in Chile. #Japan #NewsTracker #Tsunami #earthquake #Natural Disaster #Disaster #South America #Chile coast #Quakes
Chile orders evacuation of Northern coastline, Peru on tsunami alert

Apr 03, 2014

Chile orders evacuation of Northern coastline, Peru on tsunami alert

Chile's emergency office ordered a preventive evacuation of the coastline in the country's north following an earthquake of magnitude 7.8 late on Wednesday. #NewsTracker #Tsunami #earthquake #Peru #Natural Disaster #Disaster #South America #Chile coast #Quakes

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Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Oct 02, 2011

Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

There are many views on the best way to protect coastlands against Tsunamis. Sand dunes might be the best answer. #ToTheContrary #Environment #Natural Disaster #Kudankulam #Coastal management #Tsunamis

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Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Jul 20, 2014

Bill Clinton visits Indonesian city hit by 2004 tsunami

Former President Bill Clinton on Saturday visited a mosque in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, an area hit by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, and paid his respects at a memorial to the victims...
Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Jul 11, 2014

6.8 earthquake off Japan; small tsunami but no damage at nuclear plant

A shallow, magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck early Saturday 79 miles from Namie, Japan, in the Pacific Ocean, according to the U.S. Geological Survey...
Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Jul 21, 2014

Garbage Island is getting worse: Drones capture massive plastic waste islands and say Tsunami waste is adding to them

US Researchers have returned to the area known as the 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' - and say it is getting worse...