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earthweb.ess.washington.edu/tsunami/general/physics/runup.html

As a tsunami approaches shore, we've learned in the "What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?" section that it begins to slow and grow in height.

earthweb.ess.washington.edu/tsunami/general/physics/transform.html

As a tsunami leaves the deep water of the open ocean and travels into the shallower water near the coast, it transforms. If you read the "How do tsunamis differ ...

www.sristi.org/dmis/encounter_land

As a tsunami approaches shore, we've learned in the "What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?" section that it begins to slow and grow in height.

www.reference.com/science/happens-after-tsunami-hits-8ddfabdafcc1ffad

After the initial wave hits land, a large wall of water follows closely behind it. The water slams into the land, then immediately begins to recede, taking many ...

www.sristi.org/english/tsunami/what_is_tsunami.html

How do landslides, volcanic eruptions, and cosmic collisions generate tsunamis? What happens when a tsunami encounters land? What happens when a ...

nees.oregonstate.edu/killer_wave/Questions.htm

Tsunami is a Japanese word that means: “harbor wave”. Represented by two characters, the ... What happen when a tsunami encounters land? When a tsunami ...

www.answers.com/Q/What_happens_when_a_tsunami_strikes_land

As a tsunami wave reaches land it forms a giant wave that crashes down and destroys much of the coastline.

www.bom.gov.au/tsunami/info

As a tsunami leaves the deep water of the open-ocean and travels into the ...

physicsquest.homestead.com/quest15ts.html

What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land and what happens when the tsunami encounters land? 6. Illustrate, through neat, labeled diagrams, the ...