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The 26 December 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami: Initial Findings from Sumatra

Table of Contents

Survey Team
Survey and Methods
Tsunami Heights
Damage to Structures
Tsunami Sand Deposits
Coastal Response
Photo Gallery



We would like to express our sincerest thanks to the Indonesian Meteorological and Geophysical Agency (BMG) for hosting our ITST, as well as to Tsuji-san for leading the ITST. Funding for USGS involvement came from the USGS Coastal & Marine Geology Program.

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