Mapping Landslide Hazards in Forest Watersheds

by Timothy J. Ward, (M.ASCE), Assoc. Prof. of Civ. and Geological Engrg.; New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, N.M.,
Ruh-Ming Li, (M.ASCE), Assoc. Prof. of Civ. Engrg.; Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, Colo.,
Daryl B. Simons, (F.ASCE), Prof. of Civ. Engrg.; Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, Colo.,


Serial Information: Journal of the Geotechnical Engineering Division, 1982, Vol. 108, Issue 2, Pg. 319-324


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract: A physically realistic methodology is presented for estimating and mapping landslide hazards for watersheds. This methodology also considers the variability of the controlling factors. A demonstration of this methodology on an area in Southeast Alaska is described.

Subject Headings: Watersheds | Mapping | Landslides | Forests | North America | Alaska | United States

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