UW Tsunami

UW Tsunami Center

A tsunami information resource

“The seas are the heart's blood of the earth.” ~ Henry Beston


General Tsunami Info

Welcome to the tsunami information from the Department of Earth and Space Sciences at the University of Washington.

We are updating this site. For current links, start on this page.


Survey and Research Info


Miscellaneous Info

  • Related Sites: On-line information about tsunamis, earthquakes, and other natural disasters
  • This site has recieved several awards for its content including:
    Ranebow Award
    a site dedicated to "Citing the best on the net"
    Web Book Award
    an award for sites that demonstrate an excellence in content
    Times Pick Award
    an award for sites that are new, useful, interesting and believed to be of real value to the visitors of the L.A. Times web site.
    Web Feet Seal of Approval
    an award award for outstanding sites in their subject area

About Us

  • Acknowledgments: The people and organizations who have made this project possible
  • Motivation: The impetus for this project
  • Design: Document design considerations
  • Tsunami Quote at bottom of page was found here.
  • Extraneous Tsunami information found here.