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Hawaii will absorb brunt of Japan earthquake debris

By Jim Borg

- Published on April 8, 2011 by soest

It will take years, but Hawaii ultimately will bear a heavy burden from floating debris from the March 11 tsunami in Japan, Hawaii researchers conclude. Projections based on drifting buoys lead the researchers to estimate that th…

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Researchers: Hawaii may get hit with trash from Japan's tsunami

By Brian Walker

- Published on April 7, 2011 by CNN

(CNN) -- The Hawaiian islands may get a new and unwelcome addition in coming months -- a giant new island of debris floating in from Japan. Read more »

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