Del Norte County

A barnacle-covered skiff which washed up on the Crescent City shoreline. (Del Norte County Office of Emergency Services.)

Barnacle-Covered Boat From Japan Tsunami Returning Home

A barnacle-covered fishing boat that was confirmed as the first debris from the 2011 tsunami in Japan to reach California’s shores is returning home.

09/06/2013

A barnacle-covered skiff which washed up on the Crescent City shoreline. (Del Norte County Office of Emergency Services.)

Barnacle-Covered Boat Confirmed As 1st Debris From Japan Tsunami To Reach California

Federal officials say a fishing boat that washed ashore in Northern California is the first debris to reach the state that’s been confirmed as having come from the Japanese tsunami.

04/26/2013

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