Monday, May 9, 2011

Japan Earthquake Shifted Towns That Now Flood During Tides

The March 11 earthquake that hit eastern Japan was so powerful it pulled the entire country out and down into the sea. The mostly devastated coastal communities now face regular flooding, because of their lower elevation and damage to sea walls from the massive tsunamis triggered by the quake.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/05/09/japan-earthquake-shifted-_n_859353.html