On to the Pacific

After racing through the Columbia River Gorge and backwashing into Oregon's Willamette Valley, the floodwaters ended its journey at the Pacific Ocean near Astoria, Oregon. New studies are revealing what became of the floods sediments as the waters mixed with the Ocean.

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