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Title: Landslide Hazards PDF
Url: http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0071-00/fs-0071-00.pdf
Publisher: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Description: This fact sheet provides an overview of the hazards presented by landslides and debris flows, particluarly in wet weather conditions in landslide-prone areas. Topics include a discussion of the characteristics of debris flows, and suggestions for residents who live in steep, hilly terrain which is subject to periodic heavy rains.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Natural disasters
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Earth movements. Mass movements -- Landslides. Rockslides
Social sciences -- Industries. Land use. Labor -- Industries. Land use. Labor -- Management. Industrial management -- Crisis management. Emergency management
GEM Subject: Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Geography -- Natural hazards
Geology -- Mass movement
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2000-05
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Professional Formation
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: earth science
Education (General)
Geology
Natural hazards
Physical sciences
science
Date Of Record Release: 2011-06-23 03:00:06 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-11-05 10:14:57 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE  DLESE
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