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Landslide mitigation

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Landslide mitigation refers to construction and other man-made activities on slopes with the .... Preventing water entering the hillside through open or discontinuity traction cracks; Reducing water...

Prevention And Remediation Of Landslides - the Kansas Geological ...

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Many methods are used to remedy landslide problems. The best solution, of course, is to avoid landslide-prone areas altogether. Before purchasing land or an ...

Puget Sound Landslides: Prevention and Reducing Risks

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Avoid sites that are too small to allow a safe setback from the slope. Allow adequate room for drainfields and driveways. Local setback requirements should be ...

Homeowner's Guide to Landslides: Recognition, Prevention, Control ...

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HOMEOWNER'S GUIDE to LANDSLIDES. RECOGNITION, PREVENTION, CONTROL, and MITIGATION. Federal Emergency. Management Agency. Region 10.

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May 14, 2011 ... Green Terraces - An Initiative to Prevent Landslides through Urban Agriculture in Colombia - Duration: 4:02. Guillermo Umaña 1,241 views.

How to Prevent Landslides - Buzzle

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Apr 29, 2011 ... With recent trends showing a significant rise in the number of landslides, as well as loss of life and property attributed to them, being ...

Landslides Causes and Prevention: A Major Natural Disaster

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Apr 26, 2015 ... Landslides are major natural disaster which frequently occur in Central Himalayan Region (CHR) and affect life of human as well as animals, ...

Landslide disaster prevention and mitigation through works in Hong ...

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This paper presents the evolution of the LPM and LPMit Programmes as well as the insight on landslide prevention and mitigation through engineering works.

Measures against landslides

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Planting of slopes that are vulnerable to landslides with deep-rooted trees and ... or material deposition in the 'braking' section, can prevent further descent of the ...

How can we minimize the effects of landslides?

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Landslide risk can be reduced with engineering and geoscience investigations that ... Avoid activities that result in the undercutting of steep banks, and avoid the  ...

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Landslide Prevention | Heavy Rain | The City of Portland, Oregon

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Landslide Prevention. The Portland Bureau of Transportation is prepared for winter weather from October through March and the spring rains that follow each  ...

landslides - PreventionWeb

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landslide is a downward or outward movement of soil, rock or vegetation, under the ..... the best ways to prevent or reduce landslide risks, without creating.

Landslide Preparedness

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Dec 18, 2013 ... Areas that are generally prone to landslide hazards ... Have flexible pipe fittings installed to avoid gas or water leaks, as flexible fittings are ...