Earthquakes and Tsunamis
of Amazing British Columbia

On this page: References for earthquakes, the E entry in Amazing British Columbia: A Natural History From A To Z


One alphabet book cannot tell everything about earthquakes and tsunamis. The references below include information about the photograph and links to other sites with more information about earthquakes and tsunamis

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Photograph of the 1964 Tsunami

On other pages, you will learn about the person who took the photographs in the book Amazing British Columbia. In the case of the photo of the earthquake and tsunami that followed it, I don't know who took the photo.

The photo is from the Port Alberni Valley Museum. (Opens in a new window)

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Other Photos of the 1964 Tsunami

The tsunami in Amazing British Columbia hit the coasts of Alaska, Vancouver Island, Washington, Oregon, California, and even Hawaii. This link will take you to other photos of the 1964 tsunami. (Opens in a new window)


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Books about Earthquakes and Tsunamis

Here is a list of print material I read to learn more about earthquakes and tsunamis.
  • ______ (May/June 2002) "Earthquakes happen--Are you ready?" in Teacher. p. 12
  • Boswell, Randy (Nov. 3, 2003) "Old Japanese wreck holds clues to B.C. quake dangers," in The Vancouver Sun. Vancouver. p. B6.


Here is a link to other books on earthquakes and tsunamis (This link opens a new window.)

Links to More Information on Earthquakes and Tsunamis

The links below include information about earthquakes and tsunamis in general, about the earthquakes and tsunamis in 1700 and 1964, and information about earthquake safety.




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