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This Puget Sound Fortress Can Withstand a Tsunami

By Melissa Dalton
Situated in a high-velocity flood zone on Camano Island in Washington's Puget Sound, this home is a force of its own.
Architects Dan Nelson and Tom Rochon of Designs Northwest in Stanwood, Washington, started with a foundation that includes pilings that can withstand high-velocity tsunami waves, winds that clock in at 85 miles per hour, and intense earthquakes.

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