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Tsunami Recovery in American Samoa
Tsunami Recovery in American Samoa
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Title: Tsunami Recovery in American Samoa

Description: Marie Chan Kau, a staff member at American Samoa Community College and a member of the International Tsunami Survey Team, points to the maximum water level reached by the tsunami that struck American Samoa on Sept. 29, 2009. This spot, found in Fagasa, American Samoa, is about about 10 meters above sea level.

Location: USA

Photographer: Bruce Jaffe
Photographer Email: bjaffe@usgs.gov
Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


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http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/news/samoareports.html

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Type: JPEG image - 1.64 MB
Dimensions: 4000 x 2248
Resolution: 72 dpi

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