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  1. At the beginning of October 2021, the northwest China suffered torrential rainfall and several loess landslides were induced in Northwest China. This work presents a typical case (the Zhongzhai landslide) reac...

    Authors: Shuai Zhang, Ping Sun, Jian Ren, Haojie Wang, Peng Xin and Tao Wang
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:19
  2. This article critically investigates a catastrophic rainfall-induced landslide event that occurred on 27 July 2021 in the Kutupalong Rohingya Camp (KRC) in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, from geological and geomorph...

    Authors: A. S. M. Maksud Kamal, Farhad Hossain, Bayes Ahmed and Peter Sammonds
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:17
  3. In recent years, landslides have become a typical monsoon calamity in the Western Ghats region of Kerala, India. In addition to property damage, heavy rainfall (36% above normal) and multiple landslides (4728)...

    Authors: R. S. Ajin, D. Nandakumar, A. Rajaneesh, T. Oommen, Yunus P. Ali and K. S. Sajinkumar
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:16
  4. This paper presents an experimental investigation of the plugging efficiency of aggregate pouring through multiple boreholes under flowing water conditions into an inundated mine tunnel. Aggregate pouring into...

    Authors: Shuang Hui, Wanghua Sui, Gailing Zhang, Jiaxing Chen and Shibo Yu
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:15
  5. The 2019 Mw 7.0 Banten, Indonesia, earthquake occurred at a 49 km depth in a relatively unknown region, where the geological structure did not clearly show the fault. In this study, we use the Global Navigation S...

    Authors: Endra Gunawan, Widjo Kongko, Munawar Kholil, Bayu Triyogo Widyantoro, Sri Widiyantoro, Pepen Supendi, Nuraini Rahma Hanifa, Ira Mutiara Anjasmara, Cecep Pratama and Aditya Riadi Gusman
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:14
  6. Uncertainties exist in the magnitude and outbreak of debris flow disasters, resulting in significant loss of lives and property to human society. Improved identification of debris flow susceptibility areas can...

    Authors: Huange Xu, Peng Su, Qiong Chen, Fenggui Liu, Qiang Zhou and Linshan Liu
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:13
  7. Runoff information and its dynamics are critical for supporting watershed management; however, spatio-temporal data about runoff is rare or unavailable in data-scarce regions. Information about the performance...

    Authors: Bagus Setiabudi Wiwoho and Ike Sari Astuti
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:12
  8. On April 25th, 2015, the Gorkha earthquake jolted the central region of Nepal, causing extensive damage to buildings and grounds in the urban areas of Nepal. One embankment section of Kathmandu-Bhaktapur Road,...

    Authors: Masataka Shiga, Kazuo Konagai, Rama Mohan Pokhrel and Takaaki Ikeda
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:11
  9. Full understanding the interaction mechanisms between flow-like landslides and the impacted protection structures is an open issue. While several approaches, from experimental to numerical, have been used so f...

    Authors: Angela Di Perna, Sabatino Cuomo and Mario Martinelli
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:8
  10. Bangladesh is a land of natural calamities. Due to locational disadvantages, especially being situated at the tip of the funnel-shaped Bay of Bengal on the south and at the foot of Himalayas on the north, ever...

    Authors: Md. Mizanoor Rahman, Md. Alamgir Hossain, Md. Rayhan Ali, Zihad Ahmed and A. H. M. Hedayutul Islam
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:6
  11. This paper examines the environmental and economic impact of cloudburst-triggered debris flow and flash flood in four villages of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand Himalaya. On 18th July 2021 at 8:30 p.m., a cl...

    Authors: Vishwambhar Prasad Sati and Saurav Kumar
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:5
  12. In recent years, many landslides have occurred in Vietnam, particularly in the Northern mountainous region during the rainy season from May to October. On the morning of October 12, 2017, the Khanh waterfall l...

    Authors: Ngoc Ha Do, Satoshi Goto, Shinro Abe, Kim Thanh Nguyen, Toyohiko Miyagi, Kazunori Hayashi and Osamu Watanabe
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:4
  13. Landslides are one of the most important geohazards. In 2004–2016, more than 55,000 people lost their lives to landslides and this does not include deaths caused by seismically triggered landslides. Overall lo...

    Authors: Kwan Ben Sim, Min Lee Lee and Soon Yee Wong
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2022 9:3
  14. This paper proposes a three-phase method that combines multi-source (i.e. topographic, thematic, monitoring) input data in a GIS environment to rank—at small (1:250,000) scale—administrative units (e.g. munici...

    Authors: Giovanni Gullà, Gianfranco Nicodemo, Settimio Ferlisi, Luigi Borrelli and Dario Peduto
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:31
  15. The main objective of this study is to understand the overall impact of earthquake in upper Indrawati Watershed, located in the high mountainous region of Nepal. Hence, we have assessed the relationship betwee...

    Authors: Pawan Gautam, Tetsuya Kubota and Aril Aditian
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:30
  16. During the operation of landfills, leachate recirculation and aeration are widely applied to accelerate the waste stabilization process. However, these strategies may induce high pore pressures in waste, there...

    Authors: Shi-Jin Feng, Shao-Jie Wu, Wen-Ding Fu, Qi-Teng Zheng and Xiao-Lei Zhang
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:29
  17. Groundwater-withdrawal-induced land subsidence has been a big concern in Montgomery County, Texas, U.S. since the 2000s. As of 2020, approximately half of the entire county is experiencing subsidence over 5 mm...

    Authors: Kuan Wang, Guoquan Wang, Brendan Cornelison, Hanlin Liu and Yan Bao
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:28
  18. A seismic microzonation study was conducted to refine the seismic hazard model for the city of Saguenay, Canada. The Quaternary geology underlying Saguenay shows complex glacial and post-glacial stratigraphy w...

    Authors: Mohammad Salsabili, Ali Saeidi, Alain Rouleau and Miroslav Nastev
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:27
  19. The joint event of 19th International Symposium on Geo-disaster Reduction (19ISGdR) and High-Level Academic Forum on Disaster Mitigation and Integrated Risk Defense on the Plateau was held on 11–15 July in Xin...

    Authors: Fenggui Liu, Guolong Zhu and Fawu Wang
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:26
  20. During and just after flash flood, data regarding water extent and inundation will not be available as the traditional data collection methods fail during disasters. Rapid water extent map is vital for disaste...

    Authors: Dhivya Karmegam, Sivakumar Ramamoorthy and Bagavandas Mappillairaju
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:25
  21. The results of seismic risk assessment of spatially distributed infrastructure systems are significantly influenced by spatial correlation of earthquake intensity measures (IM). The assumption of isotropy is a...

    Authors: Morteza Abbasnejadfard, Morteza Bastami and Afshin Fallah
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:24
  22. The 7.5 Mw tectonic earthquake that hit Palu City on 28 September 2018 was followed by tsunami and liquefaction, triggered massive mudflows in Balaroa, Petobo, and Jono Oge areas. This study focuses on the genera...

    Authors: Abdul Jalil, Teuku Faisal Fathani, Iman Satyarno and Wahyu Wilopo
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:21
  23. This research paper aims to model Mass Movements Susceptibility (MMS) in the province of Tétouan. First, we identified the characteristics and spatial mapping of the different types of MM (collapse, mudflows, ...

    Authors: Meryem Elmoulat, Lahcen Ait Brahim, Abderrahman Elmahsani, Abdellah Abdelouafi and Mohammed Mastere
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:20
  24. Although the Andean region is one of the most landslide-susceptible areas in the world, limited attention has been devoted to the topic in this context in terms of research, risk reduction practice, and urban ...

    Authors: Fernando Puente-Sotomayor, Ahmed Mustafa and Jacques Teller
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:19
  25. NASA’s developers recently proposed the Sudden Landslide Identification Product (SLIP) and Detecting Real-Time Increased Precipitation (DRIP) algorithms. This double method uses Landsat 8 satellite images and ...

    Authors: Alfred Homère Ngandam Mfondoum, Pauline Wokwenmendam Nguet, Jean Valery Mefire Mfondoum, Mesmin Tchindjang, Sofia Hakdaoui, Ryan Cooper, Paul Gérard Gbetkom, Joseph Penaye, Ateba Bekoa and Cyriel Moudioh
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:17
  26. This work focused on three landslide events that have attracted significant public concern due to the associated calamities they recorded in 1945, 2017 and 2019, i.e. the Charlotte, Regent and Madina landslide...

    Authors: Yusuf Alhaji Lahai, Kelvin F. E. Anderson, Yaguba Jalloh, Ibrahim Rogers and Mohamed Kamara
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:16
  27. This study presents a method to identify safe places to build temporary accommodation and accessible relief routes using the results of damage analysis for an earthquake within the bounds of probability for th...

    Authors: Sajad Ganjehi and Khadijeh Norouzi Khatiri
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:15

    The Correction to this article has been published in Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:23

  28. The spread of COVID-19 is posing significant challenges to the household (HH) waste management sectors putting waste personnel and concerned bodies under massive pressure. The chain of collection, segregation,...

    Authors: Ashis Acharya, Govinda Bastola, Bindu Modi, Asmi Marhatta, Suraj Belbase, Ganesh Lamichhane, Narayan Gyawali and Ranjan Kumar Dahal
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:14
  29. This study investigated the intensity, trend and spatio-temporal variability of meteorological drought in the Lakes’ Region of Ethiopian Rift Valley using monthly rainfall and maximum and minimum temperature r...

    Authors: Yimer Mohammed and Asnake Yimam
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:13
  30. The 18th International Symposium on Geo-disaster Reduction (ISGdR) was held on 20–22 November in Beijing, China, focusing on the theme of “Improving the Relationship between Geoenvironment and Society”. In thi...

    Authors: Shengwen Qi, Ning Liang, Kongming Yan, Zili Dai and Fawu Wang
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:12
  31. Slope failure mitigation practices are well developed in recent years. Recently, geosynthetic, geocell, and geogrid combined with micropiles are being used extensively in various slope stabilization works. But...

    Authors: Jain Sanjaya Kumar, Mohammed Saleh Nusari, Dangol Purushotam, Acharya Indra Prasad and Shrestha Rajyaswori
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:11
  32. As climate change continues, wildfire outbreaks are becoming more frequent and more difficult to control. In mid-July 2017, a forest fire spread from the forests to the city of Split in Croatia. This unpredict...

    Authors: Marina Tavra, Ivan Racetin and Josip Peroš
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:10
  33. Earthquake is a sudden release of energy due to faults. Natural calamities like earthquakes can neither be predicted nor prevented. However, the severity of the damages can be minimized by development of prope...

    Authors: Alemayehu Ayele, Kifle Woldearegay and Matebie Meten
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:9
  34. Natural disasters have been a significant hurdle in the economic growth of middle-income developing countries. Thailand has also been suffering from recurring flood disasters and was most which are severely af...

    Authors: Shubham Pathak and Jorge Chica Olmo
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:8
  35. Kabi-Gebro locality of Gundomeskel area is located within the Abay Basin at Dera District of North Shewa Zone in the Central highland of Ethiopia and it is about 320Km from Addis Ababa. This is characterized b...

    Authors: Nega Getachew and Matebie Meten
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:6
  36. It has been known that Bengkulu City (Indonesia) is vulnerable to undergo seismic damage. This study is initiated by measuring horizontal to vertical spectral ratio (H/V) to sites in Bengkulu City using microtrem...

    Authors: Lindung Zalbuin Mase, Nanang Sugianto and Refrizon
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:5
  37. Heavy rainfall frequently occurred in Kyushu and triggers the landslides every year. This study observes the landslides which occurred in Oita Prefecture, Kyushu, Japan. The landslides in this study, consistin...

    Authors: Mega Lia ISTIYANTI, Satoshi GOTO and Hirotaka Ochiai
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:4
  38. Investigation into the cause of road failure has been carried out along a 60 km long Sagamu –Papalanto highway southwestern Nigeria. Geochemical, mineralogical, geotechnical and geophysical analyses were condu...

    Authors: Ubido Oyem Emmanuel, Igwe Ogbonnaya and Ukah Bernadette Uche
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:3
  39. The unique geography and fragile geological condition have made Nepal more prone to various types of disasters. The 2015 Gorkha Earthquake had a serious effect on one-third of the population of Nepal. Disaster...

    Authors: Chandani Bhandari, Ranjan Kumar Dahal and Manita Timilsina
    Citation: Geoenvironmental Disasters 2021 8:2