Issue Date: July/August 2015


Landslides, debris flows, and other types of ground movements are among the most common hazards to humans and infrastructure (Figure 1). According to the United States Geological Survey, annual domestic losses caused by landslides in recent years range between $2B and $4B. Even worse, they kill between 25 and 50 people each year. The 1983 […]

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Categorized as: Geotechnics