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How do landslides affect us? - Ministry of Energy and Mines

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Landslides cause property damage, injury and death and adversely affect a variety of ... Twelve lives have been lost and 11 bridges, 4 homes and numerous  ...

Effects and Costs of Landslides - Dcnr

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Almost all of the known deaths due to landslides have occurred when rockfalls or other ... are moderate to slow moving and damage things rather than people.

Landslide - Encyclopedia of Earth

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Mar 7, 2013 ... Types of landslides The term "landslide" describes a wide variety of processes that result in the downward ... Has Children ..... The effects of landslides on people and structures can be lessened by total avoidance of landslide ...

Social and Environmental Impacts of Landslides - CCES

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Sep 18, 2007 ... Landslide Velocities. Velocities range over 10 orders of magnitude. Danger zone: people cannot escape. Zone of Property Damage: Minimum ...

Effects of the landslide

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Effects of the landslide ... A lucky survivor was dug out from the landslide . ... 3850 family (18862 people) have been affected by the preemptive evacuations in ...

USGS FAQs - Landslides - Do human activities cause landslides?

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Yes, in some cases human activities can be a contributing factor in causing landslides. Many human-caused landslides can be avoided or mitigated. They are ...

Landslide causes: Human impacts on a Himalayan landslide swarm

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The conclusion is that human impacts in Almora have combined to prevent the ... People were killed when their homes became engulfed in landslide debris and ..... research question is did human activities help make the landslides larger than  ...

The Effects of the Changing Earth's Surface - solid earth science

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HOW DOES THE CHANGING EARTH'S SURFACE AFFECT SOCIETY? ... The landslide dam caused flood waters to rise which in turn led to lead the inundation of ... Over 15 million acres of farmland were inundated and 54,000 people were ...

Landslides – Human effects on the environment – Te Ara ...

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0 people have commented. The Story; Images & media. Story: Human effects on the environment ... Heavy rainfall caused these landslides on steep ground near Mōkau, on the North Island's west ... Which word does not belong to the list? *.

Landslides : FAO in Emergencies

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Landslides have a devastating effect on farmers' livelihoods as they can prevent ... to prevent landslides – FAO focuses on building the capacity of rural people ...

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Landslides - The Disaster Center

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Get information on specific locations that are vulnerable to landslides. ... How do landslides affect us? ... People can reduce their personal risk by learning about potential local landslide hazards and taking steps to reduce those hazards.

Effects of Landslides - Scribd

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The effects of catastrophic landslides is dangerous to humans and to other living ... on hill slopes have been destroys a school causing 144 people were killed, ...

What is the effect of landslides on people lives - Answers.com

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Answer Landslides kill people, destroy trees, crops and other plantations. This catastrophe ... What effect do landslides have on land forms? landslides effect the  ...