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Highlights of damage and events following the Feb. 28, 2001 Nisqually Earthquake.

Photo:  King County International Airport runway
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Damage sustained to a King County International Airport runway.

Photo:  Control tower at SeaTac Airport damaged by the quake.
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Control tower at SeaTac Airport damaged by the quake.

Photo:  Jones Road
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Jones Road located east of the Maplewood Golf Course on the north bank of the Cedar River in Maple Valley.

Photo:  Slide on Jones Road - north bank of the Cedar River in Maple Valley.
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Slide on Jones Road - north bank of the Cedar River in Maple Valley.

Photo:  Starbucks headquarters
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Starbucks headquarters suffered extensive damage.

Photo:  Crews repair trolley overhead wires in Seattle's Pioneer Square district.
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Crews repair trolley overhead wires in Seattle's Pioneer Square district.

Photo:  Corbin Beach Road located on the east shore of Vashon Island.
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Corbin Beach Road located on the east shore of Vashon Island.

Photo:  King County courtroom damaged during the earthquake.
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King County courtroom damaged during the earthquake.

Photo:  Fallen rubble in a stairwell at the King County Courthouse.
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Fallen rubble in a stairwell at the King County Courthouse.

Photo:  Damage to contents of an office in the King County Administration Building.
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Damage to contents of an office in the King County Administration Building.

Photo:  Books knocked off their shelves at an office in the King County Administration Building.
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Books knocked off their shelves at an office in the King County Administration Building.

   

Other photo collections:
» Airport impacts from Nisqually Earthquake, King County Department of Transportation
» Photos of damages in Seattle, U.S. Geological Survey National Strong-Motion Program Web site (external link)

Updated: Feb. 26, 2002

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