20. Towards the Development of a Landslide Risk Assessment for Rural Roads in Nepal

  1. Thomas Glade1,
  2. Malcolm Anderson2 and
  3. Michael J. Crozier3
  1. David N. Petley,
  2. Gareth J. Hearn and
  3. Andrew Hart

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch20

Landslide Hazard and Risk

Landslide Hazard and Risk

How to Cite

Petley, D. N., Hearn, G. J. and Hart, A. (2005) Towards the Development of a Landslide Risk Assessment for Rural Roads in Nepal, in Landslide Hazard and Risk (eds T. Glade, M. Anderson and M. J. Crozier), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Bonn

  2. 2

    University of Bristol

  3. 3

    University of Wellington

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 FEB 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486633

Online ISBN: 9780470012659

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Keywords:

  • landslide risk assessment;
  • nepal;
  • natural landscape process system;
  • erosion rate;
  • landslide hazard evaluation factor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Landslide Hazards in Nepal

  • Landslide Hazard and Risk Mapping in Nepal

  • A Simple Landslide Hazard and Risk Mapping Approach

  • Landslide Susceptibility Assessment

  • Landslide Hazard Assessment

  • Runout

  • Risk Determination

  • The Baglung Study Site

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements