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Unformatted text preview: Massive land slide, gilbert glacier was lifted up, 1800ft height Vaiont, italy Built dam - landslide displaced water- the dam held Tsunami warnings Santa catiolna fault 8 minutes in would hit Ca coast 1948- the early warning center, Hawaii 1986 hawaii – people went to shore phone book has good information about warning signs 1929 newfoundland, underseas landslide tsunami fakeout lowering of sea before wave 90 waves in 250 years, Hawaii construction-wedge shaped- point to the ocean, should be eleveated...
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2010 for the course EST 330 taught by Professor Paulsiegel during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '09