Search Results for "chamoli" (21 articles)
In Chamoli district in northern India lies Joshimath, a mountain town with a serious and rapidly developing landslide problem
Images from Planet indicate that the 29 October 2021 Kameng Valley event was a probably a rock and ice avalanche that originated on a steep slope high in the mountains.
A new paper in the journal Landslides presents a new inventory of slow-moving landslides for the Pacific Northwest, derived from InSAR. 617 active landslides that had not previously been identified were mapped.
Tapovan Vishnugad – another landslide at the hydroelectric scheme that was devastated by the Cahmoli debris flow in northern India
Melamchi: a landslide dam break flood in Nepal on 14 June 2021 is reported to have killed up to 20 people and caused serious damage
Another giant, high mountain landslide occurred on 22 March 2021, this time close to the Yarlung Tsangpo in Tibet. The estimated mass is around 100 million tonnes.
The Char Dham Project: landslides associated with a major road construction and widening programme in northern India
Hydroelectric power, dams and the growing list of landslide accidents in the Himalayas (and in other high mountain areas)