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20 November 2022
Satellite imagery from Planet Labs provides insights into the El Molino landslide in Norte de Santander, Colombia
8 November 2022
Another major tailings dam failure has occurred in Africa, this time at the Williamson Mine in Tanzania. The plume of pollution is >6 km long.
1 November 2022
Satellite images captured by Planet Labs of the Kusiong landslides in the Philippines show multiple channelised debris flows.
12 October 2022
Las Tejerías: Planet Labs images have captured the aftermath of the landslide, which came down the channel from the north.
3 May 2022
Planet have captured a high resolution satellite image of the Pilar landslide in the Philippines, which killed 53 people during Tropical Storm Megi.
21 April 2022
Wairoa: heavy rainfall in recent weeks has triggered hundreds of shallow landslides in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealand
19 April 2022
Planet have captured a high resolution satellite image of the 11 April 2022 Kantagnos village landslide in the Philippines.
1 November 2021
The Discovering Arunachal blog reports that the Kameng River in N. India suffered a major sediment event on 29 October. The cause is unclear, but Planet Labs images confirm that a major erosion and deposition event occurred.
2 August 2021
Melamchi – satellite images and helicopter videos start to explain the catastrophic floods in Nepal in June 2021
8 July 2021
On 15 June 2021 a large landslide occurred on the margin of the Sullorsuaq Strait in a remote are of western Greenland.