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The Prediction and Prevention of Landslides

  • Luigi Coppola
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Abstract

The prediction and prevention of landslides starts from the assumption: the need for monitoring the soil Why? The answer to this question requires the introduction of a postulate able to provide Geological and Environmental Scientists with an objective basis for the evaluation of the developing physical processes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of BasilicataPotenzaItaly

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