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There‚Äôs research to show that the tsunami risk is far more severe than scientists previously thought. We look at Indian oral tradition recounting tsunamis that seem eerily accurate in light of new research. We look at the evidence that proves the risk is great, and what is being done about it in coastal communities.

First Broadcast: 2009
Producer: Jim Newman

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Boat Building; Sixgill Sharks; Tsunami Update (2103)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2103
Original Broadcast: October 22, 2009