tsunami preparedness http://nwpr.org en Did 2011 Japan Tsunami Change Preparedness On Northwest Coast? http://nwpr.org/post/did-2011-japan-tsunami-change-preparedness-northwest-coast <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/03/031113TB_Prepare_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan served as a wake up call for coastal residents and visitors on our shores. But two years later, it is hard to measure how much that disaster has changed tsunami readiness on the Pacific Northwest coast.<p>Althea Rizzo is the geologic hazards program coordinator for Oregon Emergency Management. Sat, 09 Mar 2013 00:07:09 +0000 Tom Banse 24012 at http://nwpr.org Did 2011 Japan Tsunami Change Preparedness On Northwest Coast?