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1982 urban landslide disaster at Ancona, Italy

David Alexander

1982 urban landslide disaster at Ancona, Italy

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Published by University of Colorado, Institute of Behavioral Science in [Boulder, Colo.] .
Written in English


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StatementDavid Alexander.
SeriesNatural hazard research working paper -- 57
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Open LibraryOL14855128M

  Italian Landslide Kills 5. AP. J ; The cause of the landslide was not known. Senise, a town of about 6, inhabitants, is miles southeast of Naples. The area is prone to. Landslides and Engineered Slopes. Experience, Theory and Practice contains the invited lectures and all papers presented at the 12th International Symposium on Landslides, (Naples, Italy, June ). The book aims to emphasize the relationship between landslides and other natural : Hardcover. 1ENEA CR Casaccia, Via Anguillarese , Rome, Italy. 2. ENEA CR Frascati, Via E. Fermi, 45, Frascati (Rome), Italy. 3. Consorzio Civita, Via del Corso , Rome, Italy ([email protected]) GEOMORPHOLOGY. Four distinct landslide typologies (Cruden & Varnes, ) can be recognized in the study area (figure 5). The largest. Compound Forms/Forme composte: Inglese: Italiano: landslide victory n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vote: overwhelming win) vittoria schiacciante nf sostantivo femminile: Identifica un essere, un oggetto o un concetto che assume genere femminile: scrittrice, aquila, lampada, moneta, felicità: He won that election in a landslide victory; his nearest rival only took.

  landslide dam, and a lake also formed on top of the 26 km3 of landslide deposits. Landslide ponds or lakes are at risk of being released through movements of the landslide, particularly where such movements open up pathways via joints and fissures in the landslide mass. The Lago Sirino is believed to be one such by: 1.


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1982 urban landslide disaster at Ancona, Italy by David Alexander Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The Ancona landslide is a complex, deep-seated landslide displaying composite rotational–translational kinematisms and affecting a large urban area in the Ancona municipality on the Adriatic coast of central Italy. The landslide was reactivated with a large and destructive event on 13 December following a long period of precipitation and has remained active by: 9.

The Ancona landslide of December Crescenti U., Calista M., Mangifesta M. & Sciarra N. Centro Ricerche e Studi Sperimentali per le Geotecnologie – Università di Chieti – Chieti (Italy) Abstract. In this paper the large landslide occurring in Ancona in is described and modeled.

This is still a topical. The Second Hans Cloos Lecture. Experience drawn from the great Ancona Landslide of Article in Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment 65(1) March with 30 Reads.

The landslide affecting Maierato was one of perhaps landslides in the southern Italian region of Calabria, although most of the landslides reportedly did not affect populated areas.

NASA Earth Observatory image created by Jesse Allen, using EO-1 ALI data provided courtesy of. On the night of 13 DecemberAncona experienced the catastrophic reactivation of an old and large landslide located along the coast to the west of the city. L'Aquila, damage to Chiesa delle Anime Sante.

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Like the country didn't have enough natural disasters over the past several months, and years, yet another unstoppable disaster is affecting Italy's central region of Abruzzo, albeit rather slowly.

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A recent report by the environmentalist association Legambiente says that millions of people remain at risk of floods and landslides in Italy because local municipalities are delaying risk reduction and prevention projects while still allowing homes to be built in flood-risk areas.

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