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Tracking Marine Debris from the Japanese Tsunami

By NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration The March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan were tragic events, but you can help NOAA in the aftermath of these disasters by [...]
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86% of municipalities reluctant to accept debris from March disasters, Japan

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- A total of 86 percent of municipalities in Japan responding to a survey said they are reluctant to accept debris from Iwate and Miyagi prefectures, which were severely hit by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami, p... Read Post

WOC – We need your help in tracking marine debris from Japan’s tsunami

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain (3 years ago)

The World Ocean Council (WOC) is reaching out to the maritime community and vessels transiting between Japan and North America for information and observations of marine debris from the tsunami [...] Read Post

Tracking Marine Debris from the Japanese Tsunami Aftermath

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Planetsave (3 years ago)

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are tracking the path of debris pulled out to sea in the wake of the Japanese tsunami that took place in March of 2011, predicting that locations in Hawaii and the West Coast ... Read Post

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