Tidal wave warning, Kauai, Hawaii 1978

Childs, Iraphne R. (1978) Tidal wave warning, Kauai, Hawaii 1978. [Image]

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Abstract

Tidal wave warning next to a rocky stream leading to one of the beaches along the Kalalau trail which follows along the Na Pali cliffs (lit. Big cliffs) north-west coast of the island of Kauai. The sign reads " DANGER. During tidal wave warning or when water recedes move up and behind safety sign markers". The Hawaiian islands, especially the northern shores, are subject to tsunami hazard.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: safety; seas
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:03
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:38
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
Location:
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
United StatesHawaiiNa Pali coastKalalau trail
URI: http://digitalcollections.qut.edu.au/id/eprint/271
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