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Possible tsunami debris found off Maui

March 12, 2013 The Maui News A refrigerator-sized piece of ocean debris, possibly from the Japanese earthquake/tsunami two years ago, was removed by helicopter from the Ahihi-Kinau Natural Area Reserve shoreline Monday. Jeff Bagshaw, a member of the citizen’s advisory … Continue reading

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Large boat found on North Shore may be tsunami debris

KAHUKU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Another large piece of apparent debris from the Japanese tsunami nearly two years ago has washed up on an Oahu shore. Kahuku resident, Scott Bady, found a 20-foot boat resting upside-down Wednesday morning near Malaekahana. The … Continue reading

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Maui News: No reason to fear debris, NOAA says

Items washed away by tsunami in Japan unlikely to pose risk, may start arriving in Hawaii this year June 3, 2012 By MELISSA TANJI – Staff Writer More than likely, there will be no body parts or radioactive materials among … Continue reading

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Scientists observe ‘tragic experiment’ of tsunami debris

By Tony Barboza Los Angeles Times Published: May 30, 2012 LOS ANGELES — Jeff Larson has seen just about everything wash up on the shores of Santa Cruz: bottles, toys, shotgun shells, busted surfboards and fishing floats that looked like … Continue reading

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