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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Causes_of_landslides

The causes of landslides are usually related to instabilities in slopes. It is usually possible to .... So why does rainfall trigger so many landslides? .... Landslides occur during earthquakes as a result of two separate but interconnected processes: ...

www.ga.gov.au/scientific-topics/hazards/landslide/basics/causes

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

people.uwec.edu/jolhm/eh2/rogge/causes.htm

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

www2.usgs.gov/faq/categories/9752/2605

Can major landslides and debris flows happen in all areas of the U.S.? When does the U.S. Geological Survey issue a landslide advisory, and under what ...

theconversation.com/explainer-why-do-landslides-happen-and-why-are-they-so-devastating-30808

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 ...

www.empr.gov.bc.ca/Mining/Geoscience/SurficialGeology/Landslides/Pages/Wheredolandslidesoccur.aspx

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 ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/landslide

Mar 24, 2014 ... A landslide is the movement of rock, earth, or debris down a sloped ... This happens when a powerful force, such as an earthquake, makes the ...

www.bgs.ac.uk/discoveringGeology/hazards/landslides/home.html

Why do landslides happen? Mountain builders Like sand sliding off a tipper truck, slopes eventually fail because they become too steep to hold onto their load.

www.pema.pa.gov/planningandpreparedness/readypa/Pages/Earthquakes-and-Landslides.aspx

Landslides and debris flows occur in all U.S. states. ... Hold earthquake drills with your family members so everyone knows what to do. Be prepared for ...

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

Feb 6, 2014 ... Landslides are powerful geologic events that happen suddenly and cause ... How does the size of the penny stack affect how it slides down the ...