After the earthquake and tsunami, entire towns in Japan have been destroyed. But reconstruction teams are fanning out in what will be a lengthy, complex endeavor.
May 3, 2011 Itsuki Mogi, 11, left, and and Umi Mogi, 12, watch the sea water in a street outside their house in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. The area in this part of the city sunk nearly 2 feet 7 inches following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Junji Kurokawa/AP Buy Photo