Here are pix of some of the tsunami
damage at Ko Jum/Ko Pu. Most, if not all, of the bungalow operators
sustained damage to their resorts from the waves that hit the island on
December 26, 2004. Some had it worse than others. The island didn't suffer
the kind of catastrophic loss of life as Ko Phi Phi or Khow Lak did (there
was nobody killed on Ko Jum), but the losses in property and tourist
income were substantial.
Want to help?
SOS Koh Jum is a good place to donate
Most of these pictures were taken on
January 8th 2005, or 13 days after the tsunami.
As of the first of March 2005 the cleanup
and recovery were well on it's way, as was the rebuilding and planning for
Got pictures of the tsunami damage on
KoJum/Ko Pu? I'll include them here if you
email them to me.
Click pic for larger view.