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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2007
GSA Bulletin (2007) 119 (7-8): 805–822.
... for headwall erosion in Hawai‘i ( Stearns and Vaksvik, 1935 ; Macdonald et al., 1983 ; Howard et al., 1994 ; Craddock and Howard, 2002 ). We expand on previous work using new field observations and topographic analyses to hypothesize the origin of large knickpoints from massive landslides. We calculate...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2016
Environmental & Engineering Geoscience (2016) 22 (2): 93–111.
... of heterogeneous colluvial deposits that contain large rectangular blocks of hard Tuscarora Sandstone. This area is known as “Rock City” because of the resemblance of the gaps between the rock blocks to streets and alleys in a city. The purpose of this study was to investigate the origin of Rock City and whether...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 2006
Earthquake Spectra (2019) 22 (2_suppl): 11–41.
... due to subsidence published by the ASCE 1907 . In red, areas of subsidence and ground failure have been appended. 1 Marsh in the South of Market. 2 Old Mission Lake and Mission Creek. 3 Old Yerba Buena cove. A Landslide on Strawberry Hill. B Slip of ll at Union and Steiner streets. C...
Journal Article
Published: 01 February 1996
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1996) 86 (1B): S300–S318.
... (1994) . Personal communication with Howard Fischkes . City of Culver City (1994) . Personal communication with Kyle Snay . City of Los Angeles, Department of Water and Power ( LADWP ) (1994) . Maps showing locations of water pipe breaks...
Journal Article
Published: 23 September 2015
Seismological Research Letters (2015) 86 (6): 1730–1736.
... County, Illinois , Seismol. Res. Lett. 76 , no.  3 , 373–386 . Howard J. L. ( 2010 ). Late Pleistocene glaciolacustrine sedimentation and paleogeography of southeastern Michigan, USA , Sediment. Geol. 223 , 126–142 . Jibson R. W. Keefer D. K. ( 1988 ). Landslides...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2000
Environmental Geosciences (2000) 7 (1): 46–56.
.... ( A ) Aerial photograph taken May 8, 1996. ( B ) April 16, 1996 photograph of landslide from street side of destroyed properties. This event made statewide front-page headlines in Maine for several days. Landslides are relatively large mass movements of material that travel rapidly downslope under...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1974
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1974) 64 (5): 1409–1417.
... was granted by Richard C. Genasci, Principal, Sequoia High School, Redwood City, California. CATALOG3 (1957-B) Earthquake data: See Catalog 2 (1957-A) Recording information: Location of recording: Downtown San Francisco, near Taylor and O'Farrell Streets (or Taylor and Ellis Streets). Original recording data...
Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2006
Seismological Research Letters (2006) 77 (1): 51–62.
... © 2006 by the Seismological Society of America 2006 Convened jointly by Seismological Society of America, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, and Disaster Resistant California Location Technical sessions and tutorials: Moscone Center, 747 Howard St., San Francisco...
Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1958
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1958) 48 (2): 101–116.
... , Geol. Soc. Mem. , 31 . Gerhard Peter Gulick Howard E. 1956 . Lower California Guidebook Glendale, Calif. : The Arthur H. Clark Co. 218 pages...
Journal Article
Published: 01 February 2001
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology (2001) 34 (1): 7–50.
... the confidence to route our entrance to the Channel Tunnel through an old landslide (Varley et al. 1996 a ). Conversely, each year brings earthworks difficulties, with resultant time over-runs and heavy financial losses and damage to the reputation of the profession (Institution of Civil Engineers 1991; Site...
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Series: GSA Reviews in Engineering Geology
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1130/2008.4020(02)
EISBN: 9780813758206
...,” demonstrates an early understanding of the processes involved. Thomson’s letter described locations within the, then somewhat more geographically limited, city of Seattle where landslides were already known to be common. These included “Yesler Hill,” the shoreline of Lake Washington between Madison Street...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2013
GSA Bulletin (2013) 125 (7-8): 1146–1163.
... Geological Society of America 2013 Prior studies of steep hillslopes on the Hawaiian Islands suggest that hillslope erosion proceeds by a combination of soil creep ( Wentworth, 1943 ; White, 1949 ; Scott, 1969 ; Scott and Street, 1976 ), shallow landslides in the soil ( Wentworth, 1943 ; Ellen et al...
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Journal Article
Published: 16 October 2019
Seismological Research Letters (2020) 91 (1): 66–84.
..., the ground motions, which lasted many minutes and were rich in long‐period energy, triggered widespread ground failures ( Hansen, 1965 ). The repeated strain cycling of wet unconsolidated soils (i.e., loosely arranged, lacking strong bonds) and clays caused slumping, landslides, liquefaction, and in some...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 16 March 2023
GSA Bulletin (2023)
... of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Indiana University, 1001 East 10th Street, Bloomington, Indiana 47405-1405, USA 2D epartment of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington, Johnson Hall Room-070, Box 351310, 4000 15th Avenue NE, Seattle, Washington 98195-1310, USA 3 Department of Earth Sciences...
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2002
Earthquake Spectra (2019) 18 (1_suppl): 343–361.
...Donald Ballantyne; John Eidinger; Curt Howard © 2002 Earthquake Engineering Research Institute 2002 Earthquake Engineering Research Institute 343 18 Lifelines INTRODUCTION Lifeline systems are distributed systems that provide service to maintain societal functions. Lifelines are critical...
Journal Article
Journal: SEG Discovery
Published: 01 July 1996
SEG Discovery (1996) (26): 1–44.
... minerals exploration interest in under-explored areas by attracting c/o SEG Executive Director major company attention and funding. Collaborative efforts among major and junior 5808 south Rapp Street. suite 209 companies, supported by state geologic institutes (see John Schloderer's exploration review...
Journal Article
Published: 01 October 2011
Earth Sciences History (2011) 30 (2): 291–313.
... hi-liters or liquid-ink pens; high quality of binding; good font readability and darkness of the print; and excellent clarity of illustrations, in both black and white and color. THE STORY OF VAIONT: TOLD BY THE GEOLOGIST WHO DISCOVERED THE LANDSLIDE. By Edoardo Semenza, 2010. Ferrara, Italy: K...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2015
Seismological Research Letters (2015) 86 (2A): 500–522.
... presentations, was enjoyed by the 49 registered participants on Monday and Tuesday, 3–4 November. Presentations covered a variety of topics, including earthquake ground motions and site response, seismicity studies (modern, historical, paleo, and induced), liquefaction, and landslides. Sixteen...
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... ). An elementary school has recently been reconstructed in an area of active landsliding as well as adjacent to the active Hayward fault. Extensive studies were required to meet safety requirements for the new buildings. This is a public site, but there are no restrooms and only on-street parking. 37.89349°N...
Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1966
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1966) 56 (2): 257–279.
... on an unpublished California Department of Water Resources report com- piled by Robert G. Thomas.) Building damage which was not attributable to landslide, settlement, or other natural phenomena involving gravity forces was first observed by Lloyd Cluff in 1960 in the course of a geologic investigation...