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Government Publications & Information: Fukushima Dai-Ichi Nuclear Power Plant Incident

The federal depository collection at DSC


The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster began on March 11, 2011 following the nuclear plant being hit by a deadly tsunami triggered by the Tōhoku earthquake. Three of the plant's six nuclear reactors experienced nuclear meltdown.