Tsunami Rage!!!

By: Tristan Wright & Nathaniel Coward

About Tsunamis

A tsunami is a large ocean wave that is usually caused by an underwater earthquake or volcanic eruption. Tsunamis have the ability to wipe out entire cities.

Cause of Tsunamis

When an underwater earthquake or volcanic eruption occurs, a Tsunami may form.


Earthquakes and Volcanic Eruptions

impact on enviornment

  • kills ocean life
  • ocean habitats
  • destroys trees
  • floods beaches
  • can wash up animals to the shore
  • can cause landslide or mudslides

Impact on humans

  • destroy buildings
  • take lives
  • destroy farming fields (crops)
  • take out the power or no electricity
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Things we can do to be prepared for Tsunamis

  • We can build dams
  • We could make buildings with a stronger base
  • Make escape plans with evacuation routes
  • Get to higher ground
  • Help injured or trapped people
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Interesting facts about Tsunamis!

  • Tsunami is a Japanese word meaning harbor wave
  • Can go at speeds of 475 mph
  • Tsunamis range in size from inches to over 100 feet tall
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Where Tsunamis usually occur

They can happen in a lot of places but it has to occur near the coast, such as:

  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • USA
  • Canada
  • Puerto Rico

Our Fundraising Event:

Fundraisunami Bros.

  • A long marathon, which is 26.2188 miles long
  • Anyone can be a participant
  • On October 23, at Wagner Park, 3:00 pm - 6:00pm
  • Money will go to victims to Tsunamis
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