Japan Tsunami Debris

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Mystery Boat Washes Ashore

A boat that washed up on Vancouver Island appears to have been pushed across the Pacific Ocean by the massive Japanese tsunami of 2011. The boat, which may have washed up on Long Beach on Sunday, see...
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Japan Funds B.C. Tsunami Cleanup

HAIDA GWAII, B.C. - First Nations on British Columbia's north coast will share in $139,000 in funding from the Japanese government to establish a tsunami debris cleanup program.The money comes in resp...
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B.C.-Bound Tsunami Debris Delayed?

VANCOUVER - In the weeks and months following the devastating March 2011 Japanese tsunami, governments along the West Coast of this continent began preparing for a wave of debris that was expected to...
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App Tracks B.C. Tsunami Debris

VANCOUVER - With more than a million tonnes of debris from the Japanese tsunami floating toward North American shores and beaches, a new app is encouraging members of the public to become "citizen sci...
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HOW Much Tsunami Debris?

VANCOUVER - British Columbia could see an increase in debris washing ashore from the Japanese tsunami as winter storms begin to batter the coast, and the province's environment minister says there wil...
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B.C. Minister Visits Tsunami Debris

B.C. Environment Minister Terry Lake is scheduled to meet with local government officials and First Nations on Haida Gwaii today to talk about debris from the Japanese tsunami. Lake and his team are...
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More Tsunami Strangeness Washes Ashore

A volleyball swept away from an area hit by last year's tsunami in Japan and found on a a B.C. beach has been identified as a commemorative ball for a tournament. Haida Gwaii resident Peter Mark, who...
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Tsunami Motorcycle Makes Its Way Home

VICTORIA - Call it the brotherhood of the travelling bike.For many Canadian bikers the storied journey of the Harley-Davidson bike from Japan to B.C.'s rocky shores after last years' tsunami will not...