Japan Quake Changed Coastal Landscape And Not Just Above Sea-Level.

Posted In Japan Tsunami, News

An oncoming tsunami strikes the coast in Natori City, Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan March 11, 2011. The biggest earthquake to hit Japan in 140 years struck the northeast coast, triggering a 10-metre tsunami that swept away everything in its path, including houses, cars and farm buildings on fire. Photo source: ©© Natsuko Kadoyama


The recent monster quake that hit northeastern Japan altered the earth’s surface, geologists say, loading stress onto a different segment of the fault line much closer to Tokyo…

Read Full Article, AP


Post comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

You do not have the Flash plugin installed, or your browser does not support Javascript (you should enable it, perhaps?)

Coastal Care junior
The World's Beaches
Sand Mining
One Percent