Ekstrom, Ingrid

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U.S. Geological Survey, Eastern Region, Northeast area, Geology discipline
Geology, Geospatial datasets, Hurricanes, Landslides, Precipitation (atmospheric), Debris flow, GeoscientificInformation

Landslide initiation locations in Nicaragua

We present an inventory of the initiation locations of landslides triggered by the passage of Hurricane Mitch, October 21-31, 1998 in seven study areas in Nicaragua. The inventory was compiled from aerial photographs and field mapping. Most (perhaps 95%

Landslides triggered by Hurricane Mitch in Nicaragua

We present an inventory of landslides and related downchannel effects triggered by the passage of Hurricane Mitch, October 21-31, 1998 in seven study areas in Nicaragua. The inventory was compiled from aerial photographs and field mapping. Most (perhaps