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Tsunami debris poses maritime hazard in the Pacific

Debris fields, some reaching 70 miles long, are moving slowly across the Pacific in the clockwise rotating┬ábasin-scale subtropical oceanic gyre. ┬áThe debris aggregations will take several years to come ashore along the U.S. and Canadian west coast, although some of … Continue reading

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