10 July 2016

Nagasaki, Uttarakhand and Pakistan: three new landslide videos

Posted by Dave Petley


House collapse in Nagasaki, Japan via Youtube

A small number of new landslide videos have emerged on Youtube in the last few weeks:

A debris flow in Pakistan

This very cool debris flow video was published on 17th June.  No details are provided:


A road slope failure in Uttarakhand, India

This collapse event apparently happened at Nainital in Uttarakhand in India.  It was posted on 5th July 2016:


A house collapse as a result of undercutting in Nagasaki, Japan

This one happened in Japan earlier this month.  It appears that a retaining wall below the building has failed, undermining the foundations: