New Tsunami-Related Debris Sighted

MAUI, Hawaii — A second dock, from the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, is visible floating off the coast of Maui, Hawaii. A scientist believe it is one of the four missing docks that broke away during the disaster. Another one of the four washed up on Agate Beach earlier this year, pictured … Continue reading »

Tsunami Dock Now A Part of State History

FLORENCE, Ore. — The Japanese dock which washed ashore on Agate Beach is now officially part of Oregon’s history. Two pieces of the massive 201-ton dock arrived at the Oregon Historical Society. The dock is one of only five pieces of confirmed tsunami debris to hit the coast of Oregon, Washinton and Alaska, but the … Continue reading »