Low-cost experimental systems that can detect early signs of tsunamis are to be installed across the Mediterranean as part of a European Union Project. It was developed by scientists at the European Commission’s Joint Research Center and being carried out by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection, as well as UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceonographic Commission.
The first four device systems were installed in October on the Spanish coast in Cartagena and Cadiz and in Albufeira and Sagres in Portugal.
An additional 16 devices will be installed across the Mediterranean in Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, Greece, Turkey, Italy as well as Romania.
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