Tsunami Awareness for Fishermen and Mariners


It is estimated that there is a one-in-five probability that a large earthquake will occur off the Oregon coast within the next 50 years. Such an earthquake could cause a devastating tsunami.

This Is Oregon Sea Grant

This brochure provides on overview of how Oregon Sea Grant funds research, scholarships and K-12 marine education; produces educational materials; and operates the Visitor Center at the Hatfield Marine Science Center. The brochure also explains Oregon Sea Grant's relationship with Oregon State University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.