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The causes of landslides are usually related to instabilities in slopes. It is usually possible to .... So why does rainfall trigger so many landslides? ... cold mountain areas, snowmelt can be a key mechanism by which landslide initiation can occur.

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Where do Landslides occur? Image Gallery - Landslide ... In general, the factors which influence whether a landslide will occur typically include slope angle, ...

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While landslides are a naturally occurring environmental hazard they have ... When earthquakes occur on areas with steep slopes, many times the soil slips ...

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Rarely do landslides seize as many headlines as the volcanoes and ... Mass movements can occur slowly over a period of years, or they can happen in a matter ...

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Aug 22, 2014 ... Landslides don't attract the same media attention as more familiar geological hazards such as earthquakes and volcanoes. And yet they can be ...

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What is a Landslide? landslide sketch. The term landslide includes a wide range of ground movement, such as rock falls, deep ... Where do Landslides Occur?

www.scientificamerican.com/article/sliding-science-how-are-landslides-caused

Feb 6, 2014 ... Landslides are powerful geologic events that happen suddenly and ... How does the bottom of each stack feel compared with one another?

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Landslides cause property damage, injury and death and adversely affect a variety of resources. For example ... Previous Page - Where do landslides occur?

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Some areas of British Columbia are more susceptible to landslides than others ... Debris flows and torrents often occur in the humid west coast of Vancouver ...