Geologists in Search of Tsunami Deposits on Simeonof Island

Image: Geologists in Search of Tsunami Deposits on Simeonof Island

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Scientists from the USGS, University of Rhode Island, and the Alaska Dept of Geological and Geophysical Surveys use a hand-driven corer to sample soils and marsh sediment on Simeonof Island as part of an investigation to investigate evidence for earthquakes and tsunamis in the Shumagin Islands.

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Image Dimensions: 2520 x 3776

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Location Taken: Simeonof Island, AK, US