Japanese Tsunami

Unfamiliar Mussel Travels To B.C. On Tsunami Debris

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A sea creature at risk of going extinct in Asia is proving to be a survivor, but after an arduous ocean journey it's not welcome to find s...

Mystery Boat Washes Ashore

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

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, wh...

App Tracks B.C. Tsunami Debris

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - With more than a million tonnes of debris from the Japanese tsunami floating toward North American shores and beaches, a new app is encour...

Japan Ponying Up For This?

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Officials in British Columbia are welcoming Japan's offer to pay for the disposal of tsunami debris washing up on the west coast of North ...

Tsunami Motorcyle Headed To Museum

CBC | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada

The Harley-Davidson motorcycle that drifted across the Pacific Ocean after the Japanese tsunami last year will be put on display at the H...

Volunteers Wanted

CBC | Posted 07.11.2012 | Canada

The wave of debris from the Japanese tsunami that is starting to wash up on the West Coast has prompted a call for volunteers to clean up...

More Tsunami Strangeness Washes Ashore

CBC | Posted 07.08.2012 | Canada

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 commemorati...

B.C. Prepares For Japanese Tsunami Debris

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.23.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government says it will begin working with national and municipal officials this January to prepare for the massive wave of debri...

TVs And Fridges From The Japanese Tsunami Could Reach BC by 2014

CP | Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, The Associated Press | Posted 12.25.2011 | Canada

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Up to 20 million tons of tsunami debris floating from Japan could arrive on British Columbia's shores by 2014, according to estimat...