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published by the NOAA/NESDIS
This comprehensive NOAA site provides a wealth of information on tsunamis. Its sections explain the basic science, lay out NOAA's role, and provide much more, including numerous animations, photos, and a featured video. In addition, the homepage contains links to recent tsunamis.
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Keywords: big waves, harbor wave, ocean, ocean weather, tsunami
Record Creator: Metadata instance created July 13, 2010 by Foha Rafiq
Record Updated: Aug 19, 2020 by Lyle Barbato
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