First Ever US Vertical Tsunami Evacuation Tower

On Bainbridge Island, we’re recently become aware of our community’s risk for tsunami danger. In July, the Washington State Geological Survey issued the results of a series of simulations that show that a 7.5 earthquake on the Seattle Fault will likely generate tsunamis as high as 32 feet on the Bainbridge coastline within 2 to 3 minutes. … More First Ever US Vertical Tsunami Evacuation Tower

New Seattle Fault Tsunami Simulations Raise Concern for Bainbridge

On July 7, the Washington State Geological Survey published the final draft versions of their simulations for tsunamis following a 7.5-magnitude earthquake originating in the Seattle Fault Zone. The new simulations highlight several concerns for Bainbridge Island residents. Short Time Lag The first issue of concern is the short time span between an earthquake on the … More New Seattle Fault Tsunami Simulations Raise Concern for Bainbridge