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Preliminary assessment of landslide-induced wave hazards: Tidal Inlet, Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska

By Gerald F. Wieczorek1, Matthias Jakob2, Roman J. Motyka3, Sandra L. Zirnheld3, and Patricia Craw4

U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-100

Version 1.0

1U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
2Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd., North Vancouver, British Columbia
3Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
4Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys, Fairbanks

A large potential rock avalanche above the northern shore of Tidal Inlet, Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska, was investigated to determine hazards and risks of landslide-induced waves to cruise ships and other park visitors.

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