Regional Coasts Remember Tsunami

BROOKINGS HARBOR, Ore. — Monday marks the second anniversary of a large earthquake that hit Japan. The earthquake caused a devastating tsunami across the Pacific to the shores of Oregon and Northern California. The series of waves caused heavy damage to the boat harbors at Crescent City and Brookings-Harbor. Over the last year, millions of … Continue reading »

Japan Tsunami Hits Southern Oregon & Northern California Coasts

March 11, 2011 Hundreds of people are dead and hundreds more missing after a massive earthquake struck northern Japan; millions are still without power. While across the Pacific Ocean, tsunami-warning sirens blare as boats drift silently without captains; the harbors in Brookings and Crescent City all but destroyed. Door-to-door evacuations started in crescent city very … Continue reading »