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Local Research Project Looks At Impacts Of Earthquakes, Tsunamis On Beach Habitats

Posted on Monday, May 14, 2012 8:24am

A research project involving a team from UC Santa Barbara was trying to look at how man-made sea walls impact the ecology of beaches. But, when one of the largest ever recorder earthquakes, and a tsunami hit in the middle of their project, they had the unprecedented opportunity to see how nature can quickly reclaim habitat disrupted by humans.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story.

Click on link to listen to/download story: EQ-Tsunami Beach Impacts

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