Advertisement

You are browsing the archive for earthquake-induced landslide Archives - AGU Blogosphere.

20 October 2022

Landslides from the 14 August 2021 M=7.2 earthquake in Haiti

The 14 August 2021 M=7.2 earthquake in Haiti triggered many landslides. A recent paper (Havenith et al. 2022) suggests that this might in part have been because the slopes were preconditioned (weakened) by earlier earthquakes and storms.

Read More >>


14 September 2017

Landslides from the Kaikoura earthquake part 1: the Seafront landslide (also wrongly known as the Seaward landslide)

Helicopter images of the very large Seafront Landslide, also known as the Cow Slide, triggered by the Kaikoura earthquake in New Zealand

Read More >>