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Presumed Japanese Tsunami Boat Apprehended At-Sea -Story from Lincoln Co. News

A derelict fishing boat was spotted earlier today about two miles off Seal Rock. Thinking it is a tsunami damaged boat, agents from Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Oregon State Police and Hatfield Marine Science Center motored out to inspect it. 380 more words

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Keep your eyes open and be ready to fall in love

So I’ve just started reading this book of essays on fiction writing by Debra Spark called Curious Attractions. Actually, I’ve only finished the first essay and I’m already inspired to post about it. 673 more words

Writing Advice

New Report: Detecting Marine Debris At Sea

By: Marine Debris Program staff

Imagine this common scenario: you’re looking into the horizon over the ocean, and you have just spotted an object in the distance. 292 more words

Island Serenity

We are always pretty busy with work, but we do get our down-time too.  When I have time for myself I usually explore the island and a couple of the beaches, always with camera or video camera in hand.   183 more words


Japanese fishing boat swept away in 2011 tsunami disaster finds new life in B.C.

A Japanese fishing vessel believed to be cast adrift in the 2011 tsunami disaster will soon find a new life as a tour boat exploring British Columbia’s shores. 527 more words


Piece of tsunami debris travels back to Japan from B.C.

VANCOUVER – A Vancouver-area woman will board a plane on Monday to return a piece of Japanese tsunami debris that washed ashore after the deadly 2011 earthquake, ending a cleanup in British Columbia while reconnecting a fisherman half a world away with his father’s past. 643 more words


The End is In Sight: Summer Should Bring Less Debris to Pacific NW

By: Dianna Parker

Our partners in the Pacific Northwest have noticed an increase in marine debris on shorelines this past month, including small vessels that likely washed out to sea during the tsunami in Japan in 2011. 490 more words