Study Areas

In this chapter, I describe the study areas where the research illustrated and discussed in the following chapters was conducted. For each area, I provide general information on the type and abundance of landslides and on the local setting, including morphology, lithology, structure, climate, and other physiographic characteristics. For some of the areas, I give information on the type and extent of damage caused by the slope failures. Where appropriate, I provide a brief description of the topographic, environmental and thematic data used to perform landslide susceptibility zonings, landslide hazard assessments, and landslide risk evaluations. ...

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