Fridge And Other Tsunami Debris Wash Ashore in Hawaii

Oyster buoys and refrigerator parts set adrift by the 2011 Japan tsunami are now rolling in with the tide on Hawaii's beaches.

January 18, 2013
2:00 PM EST
Small plastic fragments are a huge problem on Hawaii's beaches. At Kamilo Point on the Big Island of Hawaii, where this photo was taken, such fragments may penetrate three feet down in the sand. | Nicholas Mallos