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Huge tsunami debris cleanup operation begins along B.C.'s West Coast

Work began Tuesday to clear dozens of beaches on the west coast of Vancouver Island of debris and plastics, much of it washed ashore from the 2011 tsunami that swept Japan. 741 more words

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B.C. coast to see historic cleanup of marine debris as Japanese tsunami money runs out

A coordinated marine-debris cleanup described as the largest in Canadian history is underway all along B.C.’s west coast, from the remote wave-tossed beaches of Cape Scott and Haida Gwaii to the tourist-heavy Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. 896 more words

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Port Alberni to be site of massive 9.0 earthquake, tsunami disaster drill

VICTORIA — British Columbia’s government is spending $1.2 million on a massive earthquake drill to prepare for the real thing, which forecasters say has one-in-three odds of hitting the West Coast in the next 50 years. 521 more words

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