Posts Tagged ‘Pacific Ocean’

Japan:Balls from disaster-hit area found in Alaska

Saturday, April 21, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Apr.21, 2012
Two sports balls found washed up on an island off the US state of Alaska are believed to have been swept away by tsunami that hit northeastern Japan last year and drifted across the Pacific. Read more…

JAPAN:TEPCO admits strontium leaked into Pacific Ocean

Wednesday, December 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 7, 2011

The operator of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant said on Tuesday that about 150 liters of water containing radioactive strontium has been discharged into the sea. The leak occurred even though the operator took preventive measures after similar incidents in April and May. Read more…

Japan:March disaster debris may reach Hawaii next year

Saturday, October 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 15,2011

US researchers say some of the huge amount of debris that has been drifting in the Pacific Ocean as a result of Japan’s disaster in March may reach Hawaii next year. Read more…

Japan:Typhoon News

Thursday, September 22, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 22,2011
Japan:Typhoon Roke moving off northern Japan
Japan:Typhoon Roke spares Fukushima plant


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Japan:Storm Roke blocked by high-pressure systems

Sunday, September 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 18,2011
Tropical storm Roke, currently located off Okinawa Prefecture, is moving slowly at 10 kilometer per hour. Read more…

Japan:Tropical storm Roke bringing heavy rain to Japan

Saturday, September 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 17,2011


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Japan:7.4 quake hits near Fiji

Friday, September 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 16,2011

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Japan:Mid-term review of tsunami warning system released

Monday, August 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 9,2011
Japan’s Meteorological Agency has unveiled an interim report on the country’s tsunami warning system, based on information learned in the March 11th disaster. Read more…

Japan:Strong earthquake hits Iwate

Saturday, July 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 23,2011
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Typhoon Ma-on heading northwest south of Japan

Sunday, July 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 17,2011
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