20 January 2015

Zanskar River landslide: more information

Posted by Dave Petley

Zanskar River landslide

The ever-reliable Tibet Earthquake twitter feed(@aam868) has tracked down some additional information about the valley-blocking landslide on the Zanskar River on northern India.  Perhaps most usefully, it includes links to two images of the landslide, the first of which is in a report in the Outdoor Journal:


Whilst the second is from the White Magic twitter feed:


Unfortunately, these images are still not really good enough to be able to properly assess the hazard at this site.