California Tsunami Policy Working Group Report


The ad hoc California Tsunami Policy Working Group has released a report summarizing current views on California’s tsunami hazard and risk in the wake of recent devastating tsunami disasters around the world, and presents 47 recommendations for actions to reduce tsunami risk along California’s coast. These actions are organized around a framework of three goals to: 1) Build a solid foundation for mitigation; 2) Practice risk-based land-use and construction; and 3) Enhance emergency management.

California’s Tsunami Risk: A Call for Action Report
TPWG Press Release