HAZARDS - LANDSLIDES

Rating: Site Name: Site Description:

2

Landslides and Snow
Avalanches in Canada
Paper by S. G. Evans summarizes the various types of slip movements, including rock avalanches, debris slides, and snow avalanches, that occur in Canada and provides specific examples of notable cases. (Entry 0202346)

3

Frank Slide, Alberta:
The Day the Mountain Fell
Thorough coverage of the 1903 collapse of the side of Turtle Mountain in Crowsnest Pass that buried the Canadian town of Frank under a rock slide. (Entry 0202347)

2+

Big Boulder Crosses Canada Article by Monica Field and David McIntyre discusses various explanations for the cause and the mechanism of the Frank slide. (Entry 0202348)

3+

Kelso Landslide Photomap of the slide with photographs linked to specific areas of the map, reports of geologic and engineering investigations of the slide, and documents regarding litigation resulting from the slide.  (Entry 0204345)

3

Potential San Francisco Bay Landslides During El Niņo Summary of damages and damage maps from the 1982 El Nino storms, simulations of two potential landslide events, planning maps, and flybys of damage in previous storms. (Entry 0204349)

3

The Landslide Slide Show at Kingston University Includes photographs and maps of notable landslide events and descriptions of mitigation measures.  (Entry 0204350)

3+

Anaheim Hills Landslide Update Civic activist managed site with extensive documentation of all types regarding the Anaheim Hills landslide in California.  (Entry 0204351)

3

Investigated Landslide Events US Geological Survey page with initial reports and ongoing research on recent landslides. (Entry 0302473)