Yoichi Shimatsu is an environmental issues writer and former editor of the Japan Times Weekly and a contributor to New America Media.
He has covered the earthquakes in San Francisco and Kobe, participated in the rescue operation immediately after the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 and led the field research for an architectural report on structural design flaws that led to the tsunami death toll in Thailand.
Recent Posts by Yoichi Shimatsu
- March 14, 2011 by Yoichi Shimatsu
Comprehensive advice from an environmental issues writer and editor for news professionals bound for Japan: how to prepare, what to expect and how to keep yourself safe while reporting on the earthquake, tsunami and damaged nuclear plants.
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