Tsunami deposit

A photo of a trench cut into sand has labels typed on top to show what the different layers mean.

Detailed Description

This 75-centimeter-deep trench shows two additional sand layers beneath the 2009 tsunami deposit. These could be indications of past tsunami deposits.

Details

Image Dimensions: 514 x 479

Location Taken: Mulivai, WS

Credits

Bruce Richmond, USGS