Newly Published: San Juan Tsunami Inundation Hazard Maps

Tsunami Hazard Maps of the San Juan Islands, WA
—Model Results from a Cascadia Subduction Zone Earthquake Scenario

Tger_portal_hazards_tile_240.pnghis new publication is part of a collaborative effort to show areas at risk of inundation by tsunamis that are generated from large earthquakes. See other reports and maps on our Tsunami Inundation webpage.

For more on tsunamis check out our Geology Portal. There you can see modeled inundation for many coastal communities. The data behind the new modeling in the San Juan Islands will be added to the portal soon.

 

Suggested citation:

Walsh, T. J.; Gica, Edison; Arcas, Diego; Titov, V. V.; Eungard, D. W., 2016, Tsunami hazard maps of the San Juan Islands, Washington—Model results from a Cascadia Subduction Zone Earthquake Scenario: Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources Map Series 2016-01, 4 sheets, scale 1:24,000 and 1:48,000, 9 p. text.

http://www.dnr.wa.gov/publications/ger_ms2016-01_tsunami_hazard_san_juan_islands.zip