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A landslide, also known as a landslip, is a form of mass wasting that includes a wide range of .... Landslides that occur undersea, or have impact into water, can generate tsunamis. ... and can repr...

How do landslides affect us?


The negative economic effects of landslides include the cost to repair structures, loss of property value, disruption of transportation routes, medical costs in the ...

EFFECTS OF LANDSLIDES - USGS Publications Warehouse


Nov 23, 2011 ... EFFECTS FROM EARTHQUAKE-TRIGGERED LANDSLIDES .... useful information on the location and nature of many landslides triggered by ...

Effects and Costs of Landslides


Landslides cause damage to transportation routes, utilities, and buildings and create travel delays and other side effects. Fortunately, deaths and injuries due to  ...

What effect do landslides have on people? | Reference.com


Landslides often have devastating effects on humans. The wall of mud wipes out buildings, covers roads and changes the landscape. The economic cost of ...

Life among landslides: the dangers and benefits of rock avalanches ...


Aug 4, 2011 ... In the past couple of decades, great numbers of large landslides have ... I will describe for the first time the positive effect on the availability of ...

Environmental Impact of Landslides | Lynn Highland - Academia.edu


31 Environmental Impact of Landslides Marten Geertsema, Lynn Highland and Laura ... This is because a healthy environment is important for sustaining human  ...

Gifts and Perils of Landslides » American Scientist


Not surprisingly, the hazards of landslides have tended to drive scientific study. ... I will also describe for the first time the positive effect on the availability of ...

Social and Environmental Impacts of Landslides - CCES


Impacts of Landslides. Latsis Symposium 2007. Research Frontiers in. Environment and Sustainability. ETH-Zurich – September 18, 2007. Dr. A. Keith Turner.

Effects of the landslide

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Effects of the landslide. 139 people were found dead. 973 were missing and presumed dead. There was only 580 survivors. 1875 villagers had to move out from ...

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Impact of Landslides and Innovative Landslide-Mitigation Measures ...


In the long term, landslides may even have positive effects on the habitats of flora ... Much has been written on the impacts of landslides on the total environment, ...

Effects of Landslides - Scribd


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Environmental Impact of Landslides - Springer


Abstract. Landslides affect the following elements of the environment: (1) the ... Landslide Environmental impact Ecology Biodiversity Natural disturbance agent.