Oregon Field Guide

Preview: Japan's Earthquake: Lessons for Oregon

Preview: Season 26 Episode 2611 | 37s

Oregon Field Guide traveled to Japan nearly four years after a devastating Magnitude 9 earthquake triggered a tsunami that destroyed entire towns, killed over 15,500 people and left more than 2,500 missing. Oregon faces the threat of an earthquake every bit as large as the one that struck Japan. Are there lessons we can learn from Japan's experience? Can we prepare for something so destructive?

Aired: 03/25/15

Rating: TV-G

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