6. Landslide Risk Perception, Knowledge and Associated Risk Management: Case Studies and General Lessons from Glacier National Park, Montana, USA

  1. Thomas Glade1,
  2. Malcolm Anderson2 and
  3. Michael J. Crozier3
  1. David R. Butler and
  2. Lisa M. DeChano

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch6

Landslide Hazard and Risk

Landslide Hazard and Risk

How to Cite

Butler, D. R. and DeChano, L. M. (2005) Landslide Risk Perception, Knowledge and Associated Risk Management: Case Studies and General Lessons from Glacier National Park, Montana, USA, 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.ch6

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 perception;
  • risk management;
  • geomorphic setting;
  • glacier national park;
  • debris-flow deposits

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • The Study Area

  • Previous Hazard Perception Research in Glacier National Park

  • Experiences with, and Knowledge of, Landslides in Glacier National Park

  • Mapping of Historical Distribution of Hazardous Mass Movements

  • NPS Employees' Survey and Results

  • Visitors Survey and Results

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements

  • Appendix 1 Survey Used in Obtaining Respondent Data