Landslide and Debris Flow (Mudslide)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

This page from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is a description of landslides from their database of potential disasters. Links are provided to strategies that can be taken before, during, and after a landslide to minimize the damage and danger to people and property.

This description of a site outside SERC has not been vetted by SERC staff and may be incomplete or incorrect. If you have information we can use to flesh out or correct this record let us know.

This resource is referenced here:
Subject: Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Mass Wasting
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Special Interest: Hazards
Theme: Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Hazards, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science