Land Slide

Land Slide

Debris flow, mud flow, mud slide, rock fall, slide, lahar, rock slide and topple

Riksha drivers walking through the flooded streets in Bangladesh in 2020.
New technological and nature-based innovations are being developed and introduced in the face of worsening climate change-driven floods.
The Third Pole
Landslide-affected road
Since 2017, when rainfall from Hurricane Maria triggered landslides, USGS, UPRM, the Natural Hazards Center, and community leaders have worked together to create communication materials, a landslide forecasting network, and—most importantly—trust.
Natural Hazards Center
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2022
This strategy document describes goals and strategic actions of a comprehensive strategy to meet key challenges to reducing the Nation’s risk from landslide hazards equitably and effectively.
United States Geological Survey
Landslides are inevitable, but landslide disasters are not. With this in mind, the U.S. Geological Survey has released a new report that details the strategic actions necessary to equitably reduce the Nation’s risk from landslide hazards.
United States Geological Survey
Cover of Hydrological regimes in different slope environments and implications on rainfall thresholds triggering shallow landslides
2022
This research advances the understanding of the slope hydrological response in triggering shallow landslides, based on the comparison of results achieved for silty–clayey soils and ash-fall pyroclastic soils mantling slopes in northern and southern Italy.
Natural Hazards (Springer)
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2022
This paper presents a methodology developed to assess if a potentially critical landslide event is displaying a significant deviation from previously sampled data, or if it could be classified as a false alarm.
Natural Hazards (Springer)
Rising to the Call: Good Practices in Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in the Philippines
2011
This book provides reference documents of good practices and integration and the use of local knowledge and action to mitigate the impacts of disasters.
Oxfam - Philippines
Community-driven disaster intervention Experiences of the Homeless People's Federation Philippines Incorporated
2010
This paper describes the experiences of the Philippines Homeless People’s Federation in community-driven measures to avoid disasters, in disaster preparedness and in disaster response.
International Institute for Environment and Development