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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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- Fall '09