Fukushima

Map locates where a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Japan

7.3-magnitude quake rocks Japan

TOKYO (AP) — An earthquake of magnitude 7.3 struck Saturday morning off Japan’s east coast, the U.S. Geological Survey said. Japan’s emergency agencies declared a tsunami warning for the region that includes the crippled Fukushima […]

10/25/2013

Cesium in fish off Fukushima not declining

TOKYO (AP) – Radioactive cesium levels in most kinds of fish caught off the coast of Fukushima haven’t declined in the year following Japan’s nuclear disaster, a signal that the seafloor or leakage from the […]

10/25/2012

Morro Bay losing ecosystem-critical eelgrass

MORRO BAY, Calif. (AP) – The Morro Bay ecosystem is in peril because eelgrass critical to the California central coast estuary’s health is disappearing. About 80 percent of the bay’s estuary’s eelgrass disappeared and scientists […]

09/24/2012