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Preliminary diagnosis map of slope unstability

Source(s):  Centro Nacional de Prevencion de Desastres (CENAPRED)

This illustrated booklet describes clearly the characteristics of unstable slopes, a very common phenomenon in Mexico, and helps us determine when a slope is unstable, where and when moves can occur (influence of the climate, of the geology, of the vegetation, and of the degree of declivity), and informs the reader on the human being's responsibility in the slope sliding. (UNEsCO)


Format Printed documents
Sub-format Booklet (<30 pages)

Target audiences


Group: Adults

Sub-group: General Public

  • Year of publication 2001
  • Author(s) Ayala, Irasema Alcintara; Luna, Alonso Echavarria
  • Language(s) Spanish
  • Price Unknown

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