A landslide, also known as a landslip, is a form of mass wasting that includes a
wide range of ground movements, such as rockfalls, deep failure of slopes, and
shallow debris flows. Landslides can o...
Landslides occur regularly in a variety of landscapes across every Australian
State and Territory. These landscapes are commonly characterised by cliffs,
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 ...
The term landslide includes a wide range of ground movement, such as rock falls
, deep failure of slopes, and shallow debris ... Where do Landslides Occur?
Apr 15, 2014 ... Last month's mudslide in Oso, Snohomish County, Wash., has killed more than
30 people and has left many more still unaccounted for.
A landslide occurs because the force of gravity becomes greater than either
friction or the internal strength of the rock, soil, or sediment. THE ROLE OF
Landslides occur when masses of rock, earth, or debris move down a slope.
Debris flows, also known as mudslides, are a common type of fast-moving
Heavy Rainfall: When sloped areas become completely saturated by heavy
rainfall many times landslides can occur. Without the aid of mechanical root
Apr 7, 2015 ... Thousands of landslides occur every year in Canada, but most are small. They
occur in all regions but ... What to do: Before a landslide · During ...
These landslides are called submarine landslides. Submarine landslides
sometimes cause tsunamis that damage coastal areas. Where do landslides