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A GIS approach to landslide hazard management for the West Coast region, New Zealand.
(University of Canterbury. Geological Sciences, 2011)
Landslides, in their various forms, are a common hazard in mountainous terrain, especially in seismically active areas and regions of high rainfall. The West Coast region of New Zealand is dissected by many active faults, ...
Geomorphic Hazard Analyses in Tectonically-Active Mountains: Application to the Western Southern Alps, New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Geological Sciences, 2013)
On-going population growth and urbanization increasingly force people to occupy environments where natural processes intensely affect the landscape, by way of potentially hazardous natural events. Tectonic plate boundaries, ...