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A simple definition of a landslide

Author(s): David Milne Cruden
Year Published: 1991

A landslide is the movement of a mass of rock, earth or debris down a slope.

Citation: Cruden DM. 1991. A simple definition of a landslide. Bulletin of the International Association of Engineering Geology 43(1): 27-29. DOI: · 10.1007/BF02590167
Topic(s): Post-fire Management, Post-fire Rehabilitation, Erosion Control
Ecosystem(s): None
Document Type: Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Hot Topic(s): Post-fire Debris Flows
NRFSN number: 18711
Record updated: Dec 10, 2018