We invite you to explore PBS LearningMedia™! or here.
After 2 resource views, you will be prompted to create an account.

Alaska Tsunami

Grades: 6-12
Login with your PBS account
Closed Captioning Settings


Captions look like this

Captions size

  • 15

Captions font family

Edge style

Captions color

Background color

Window color

Text Opacity

  • 100%

Background Opacity

  • 100%

Window Opacity

  • 0%
  • Save Settings
  • Reset

In this video adapted from Alaska Sea Grant, learn about the devastating tsunamis generated by the Great Alaska Earthquake of 1964. Hear firsthand accounts ...

See More


Accessibility: Auditory, Visual

Permitted use: Stream, Download and Share

© 2009 WGBH Educational Foundation. All Rights Reserved.

Favorite count: 67
Benchmarks for Science Literacy
NSTA National Science Education Standards

Source: Alaska Sea Grant

This media asset was adapted from "Ocean Fury: Tsunamis in Alaska" by Alaska Sea Grant.

Adapted from "Ocean Fury: Tsunamis in Alaska" by Alaska Sea Grant. Third party materials courtesy of Alaska Film Archives, University of Alaska.

Project Credits

Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale

Funder: National Science Foundation-grayscale

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale