28 November 2022 07:25 in landslide report by Dave Petley
Casamicciola: drone footage of the deadly landslide at Ischia in Italy, which is now known to have killed at least seven people.
Tags: drone, Europe, featured, Italy, landslide report, UAV, video
1 June 2022 06:44 in Review of a paper by Dave Petley
A paper just published in Landslides (Feng et al 2021) describes 327 landslides triggered by intense rainfall in June 2019 around Mibie village, Guangdong Province in China.
Tags: china, East Asia, featured, landslide report, research, review of a paper
14 March 2022 07:50 in landslide report by Dave Petley
On 10 March 2022 a rainfall-triggered urban landslide killed four people, and injured another individual in Malaysia. Google Earth imagery suggests that this landslide may have occurred on an engineered slope.
Tags: featured, landslide report, malaysia, SE. Asia, urban landslide
21 February 2022 08:12 in landslide costs by Dave Petley
The tragic landslides last week in the Brazilian city of Petrópolis were the result of increasing risk caused by poor slope management
Tags: brazil, featured, landslide hazard, landslide risk, South America
28 January 2022 08:30 in landslide video by Dave Petley
On 25 January 2022 a large cut slope failure occurred on the banks of a drainage channel in Seri Kembangan, a suburb of Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia
Tags: featured, Kuala Lumpur, landslide report, landslide video, malaysia, road
21 July 2021 14:18 in Uncategorized by Dave Petley
The extraordinary, almost unbelievable, rainfall in Henan Province, China yesterday, in which over 200 mm fell in a one hour period.
Tags: china, East Asia, featured, flood, rainfall, record
5 July 2021 08:10 in Uncategorized by Dave Petley
The Atami mudslides in Japan Over the weekend there was considerable attention paid to the remarkable videos of the mudflows in Atami, Japan. This one in particular gained traction:- . But there are several others, which are helpfully combined into a compilation here: . I particularly draw your attention to the excerpt that begins at 8 minutes 16 seconds into the second video (the same sequence appears in the first …
Tags: debris flow, East Asia, featured, japan, landslide report, mudflow
8 June 2020 07:18 in landslide report by Dave Petley
On Friday 5 Jue 2020 a further significant failure occurred at the site of the Alta quick clay landslide. The landslide has destroyed a section of road
Tags: Europe, featured, landslide report, Norway, quick clay
28 April 2020 06:24 in Planet Labs by Dave Petley
Planet Labs high resolution SkySat imagery of the 10 April 2020 Kegesuglo landslide in Papua New Guinea, which killed 10 people
Tags: featured, landslide report, Papua New Guinea, Planet Labs, satellite image, SE. Asia
2 December 2019 08:07 in Mining by Dave Petley
Data suggests that the cost of mining-related landslides is increasing rapidly, with almost 3000 deaths in the period between 2014 and 2018.
Tags: database, fatal landslides, featured, mine, mining