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Landslides & Slope Instability


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Subsidence & Collapse Hazard


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Seismic Hazard


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Volcanic Hazard


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Volcanic Geohazard: Essential References and Further Reading

Index | Diagnostic Characteristics | Geographic Occurrence | Investigation & Mitigation | Key Contacts & Expert Advice |  Photo Gallery  | Essential References & Further Reading | Definitions & Glossary |

Volcanic Geohazard: Essential References

McGuire W.J. (1998) Volcanic hazards and their mitigation. In: Maund J.G.& Eddleston M. (Eds). Geohazards in Engineering Geology. Engineering Group Special Publication No. 15 pp 79 95

Chester, D.K., Dibben, C.J. L.& Duncan, A.M. (2002) Volcanic hazard assessment in western Europe, Journal of Volcanology & Geothermal Research. pp 411-435

Chester DK, Degg M, Duncan AM, Guest JE (2000) The increasing exposure of cities to the effects of volcanic eruptions: a global survey Global Environmental Change Part B: Environmental Hazards 2(3):89-103

Thouret, J-C. (1999) Volcanic geomorphology an overview. Earth Science Reviews, 47, pp 95 - 131

Newhall, C.G. & Self, S. (1982) The volcanic explosivity index (VEI): An estimate of explosive magnitude for historical volcanism. Journal of Geophysical Research, 87, pp 1231 1238

Barberi et al (1993) The control of lava flow during 1991 1992 eruption of Mount Etna. Journal of Volcanological & Geothermal Research, 56, pp 1 34.

Barberi, A. et al (2003) Earthen barriers to control lava flows in the 2001 eruption of Mt. Etna. Journal of Volcanological and Geothermal Research. 123, pp 231-243.

Evans SG, Hungr O, Clague JJ (2001) Dynamics of the 1984 rock avalanche and associated distal debris flow on Mount Cayley, British Columbia, Canada; implications for landslide hazard assessment on dissected volcanoes Engineering Geology 61(1):29-51.

Volcanic Geohazard:  Further Reading

Siebert, L. (1984) Large volcanic debris avalanches; characteristics of source areas, deposits and associated eruptions. Journal of Volcanological and Geothermal Research. 22, pp 163 197

Kilburn, C. (1996) Patterns & predictability in the emplacement of subaerial lava flows & fields. In: Scarpa, R. & Tilling, R.I. (eds) Monitoring & Mitigation of Volcano Hazards. Springer.

 

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