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Landslide classification - Wikipedia

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In the following table shows a schematic landslide classification adopting the classification of Varnes 1978 and taking ...

Landslide Types and Processes - USGS Publications Warehouse

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Nov 29, 2016 ... Landslides in the United States occur in all 50 States. The primary regions of landslide occurrence and potential are the coastal and ...

Landslides Types of Landslide

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Types of Landslide: What kind of landslide is it? Describing Landslide Activity: How recently has the landslide been active? Confidence:Given all of the ...

What are the different types of landslides? - Ministry of Energy, Mines

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Rate of movement: This ranges from very slow creep (millimetres/year) to extremely rapid (metres/second). Type of material: Landslides are composed of ...

Types of Landslides - FEMA

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Jul 26, 2013 ... The most common types of landslides are des- cribed below. These definitions are based mainly on the work of Varnes (1978). Falls. Falls are ...

Landslide Types - UK Geo-Hazards

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There are five kinematically distinct types of landslide identified by Varnes (1978 ):. a) Falls: A fall starts with the detachment of soil or rock from a steep slope ...

What are the different types of landslide hazard maps? What do they ...

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"Several kinds of maps are used to depict danger from landslides. These maps may be as simple as a map that uses the locations of old landslides to indicate ...

Different types of landslides - Scottish Natural Heritage

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Jun 8, 2015 ... Different types of landslides. Landslides are a group of land forms created by the down slope movement of a mass of rock or soil due to gravity.

Types of Landslides and Processes - Geology Cafe.com

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Types of Landslides and Associated Processes. Landslide is a general term used for a variety of landscape processes including slumps, rockfalls, avalanches, ...

Landslide typesLandslides – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Jun 12, 2006 ... Landslides can be divided into different types depending largely on the manner ( and speed) in which material moves down a slope (slide, fall, ...