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Tsunami Hazard Maps of the Oregon Coast, 1995-1997

Tsunami Hazard Map of Newport, Oregon.

Information and Credits

MAPS Tsunami

The Tsunami Hazard Maps of the Oregon Coast were prepared by the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries. The collection includes 1:24,000 maps annotated with the anticipated tsunami inundation boundary resulting from a magnitude 8.8 undersea earthquake and an accompanying report.

Scope and Content Note


0.25 cubic foot, including 59 maps; 1 box and 1 map folder


The Tsunami Hazard Maps of the Oregon Coast are arranged in two series: I. Maps, 1995-1997 and II. Report, 1995.

Related Papers

The Sea Grant College Program Records (RG 201) include project records pertaining to tsunami studies and preparation. Other maps of the Oregon coast are part of the Historic Oregon Nautical Charts (MAPS Nautical) and Historic Oregon Topographic Maps (MAPS ORTopos).

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