Landslide Science and Practice

Volume 4: Global Environmental Change

  • Claudio Margottini
  • Paolo Canuti
  • Kyoji Sassa

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Landslide Scenarios Accounting for Climatic, Geomorphological and Geotechnical Contexts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-4
    2. Sarah M. Springman, Yuko Yamamoto, Thomas Buchli, Marian Hertrich, Hansruedi Maurer, Kaspar Merz et al.
      Pages 5-13
    3. Rosa María Mateos, Inmaculada García-Moreno, Gerardo Herrera, Joaquín Mulas
      Pages 27-35
    4. Vivian Bih Che, Philippe Trefois, Matthieu Kervyn, Gerald G. J. Ernst, Eric Van Ranst, Jean-Claude Verbrugge et al.
      Pages 43-49
    5. Luca Comegna, Paolo Tommasi, Luciano Picarelli, Edoardo Bucchignani, Paola Mercogliano
      Pages 59-67
    6. Junfeng Wu, Yunsheng Wang, Simeng Dong
      Pages 69-73
    7. Philip Leopold, Erich Draganits, Gerhard Heiss, Ede Kovacs
      Pages 75-78
    8. Audrey Baills, Rosalie Vandromme, Nicolas Desramaut, Olivier Sedan-Miegemolle, Gilles Grandjean
      Pages 93-98
    9. Angelo Doglioni, Annalisa Galeandro, Alessandro Guerricchio, Gerardo Fortunato, Elena Guglielmo, Maurizio Ponte et al.
      Pages 107-114
    10. Paola Mercogliano, Nicola Casagli, Filippo Catani, Emilia Damiano, Lucio Olivares, Luciano Picarelli et al.
      Pages 121-129
    11. Mario Floris, Andrea D’Alpaos, Anna De Agostini, Giulia Tessari, Giovanni Stevan, Rinaldo Genevois
      Pages 131-138
  3. Landslides, land-use systems and food security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-140
    2. Yuri Gorokhovich, Shannon Doocy, Felix Walyawula, Andrew Muwanga, Fernando Nardi
      Pages 145-149
    3. Saralavandanam Sattenpalli, Surya Parkash
      Pages 151-161
    4. Veerle Vanacker, Vincent Balthazar, Armando Molina
      Pages 163-167
    5. K. Sudmeier-Rieux, S. Jaquet, G. K. Basyal, M. Derron, S. Devkota, M. Jaboyedoff et al.
      Pages 169-176
    6. Prakash C. Tiwari, Bhagwati Joshi
      Pages 183-189
    7. Thomas Hofer, Gérard Marquis, Claudia Veith, Paolo Ceci
      Pages 191-195
  4. Wildfires and Slope Instability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 197-197
    2. Jerome V. DeGraff, Susan H. Cannon, Mario Parise
      Pages 199-209
    3. Guido U. Guasti, Alberto Caprinali, Lucia Majorca
      Pages 217-225
    4. Erik Rorem, Corinna Wendeler, Andrea Roth
      Pages 227-232
  5. Landslides and Extreme Weather

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 233-233
    2. Udeni P. Nawagamuwa, Rajinder K. Bhasin, Oddvar Kjekstad, N. M. S. I. Arambepola
      Pages 235-241
    3. Paolo Maria Guarino, Riccardo Massimiliano Menotti, Guido Motteran, Roberto Serafini
      Pages 243-248
    4. Gianluca Martelloni, Samuele Segoni, Filippo Catani, Riccardo Fanti
      Pages 249-255
    5. André S. Avelar, Ana L. Coelho Netto, Willy A. Lacerda, Leonardo B. Becker, Marcos B. Mendonça
      Pages 265-270
    6. Samuele Segoni, Ascanio Rosi, Alessandro Battistini, Guglielmo Rossi, Filippo Catani
      Pages 271-275
    7. Nathalie Morey, Giuseppe Tito Aronica, Gabriele Leone, Claudio Puglisi
      Pages 277-281
    8. Lorella Montrasio, Roberto Valentino, Gian Luca Losi, Angela Corina, Lauro Rossi, Roberto Rudari
      Pages 283-293
    9. Atitkagna Dok, Hiroshi Fukuoka
      Pages 295-301
  6. Landslides as Sediment Sources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 303-305
    2. Alessandro Simoni, Alessio Ponza, Vincenzo Picotti, Matteo Berti
      Pages 307-313
    3. Francesco Brardinoni, Giovanni B. Crosta, Samuel Cucchiaro, Elena Valbuzzi, Paolo Frattini
      Pages 315-320
    4. Dan H. Shugar, John J. Clague, Marco Giardino
      Pages 321-326
  7. Advances in the Understanding of Cold Region Landslides

About this book


This book contains peer-reviewed papers from the Second World Landslide Forum, organised by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), that took place in September 2011. The entire material from the conference has been split into seven volumes, this one is the fourth:

  1. Landslide Inventory and Susceptibility and Hazard Zoning,
  2. Early Warning, Instrumentation and Monitoring,
  3. Spatial Analysis and Modelling,
  4. Global Environmental Change,
  5. Complex Environment,
  6. Risk Assessment, Management and Mitigation,
  7. Social and Economic Impact and Policies.


Climatic Changes Extreme Weather Food Security Landslide Second World Landslide Forum Sediment Sources

Editors and affiliations

  • Claudio Margottini
    • 1
  • Paolo Canuti
    • 2
  • Kyoji Sassa
    • 3
  1. 1., Geological Survey of ItalyISPRA - Italian Institute for EnvironmenRomeItaly
  2. 2.ICL - International Consortium on LandslFlorenceItaly
  3. 3.Kyoto University Uji-CampusUjiJapan

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