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Landslides, Rock Falls, Mudflows, Debris Flows

LandslidesLandslides Landslides A USGS fact sheet about landslides and events that trigger them. Landslide InsuranceLandslide Insurance Homeowner\'s Insurance and Landslides Most policies do not cover landslide damage. Debris FlowsDebris Flows Debris Flows are moving masses of loose mud, sand, soil, rock and water. Rock Fall PhotosRock Fall Photos Yosemite Rock Fall Photos A photo sequence of a rockfall and debris avalanche by Herb Dunn.
Largest TsunamiLargest Tsunami Largest Tsunami The wave with the highest run-up was triggered by a rock fall. Largest LandslidesLargest Landslides Largest Landslides Heart Mountain and Storegga - Earth\'s largest known landslides. Volcanic MudflowsLahars - Volcanic Mudflows Lahars are mudflows that are composed of volcanic debris and water. Debris Flow HazardsDebris Flow Hazards Debris Flow Hazards Fast-moving landslides that can attain speeds over 30 miles per hour.
Yosemite Rock FallYosemite Rock Fall Hazards Yosemite Rock Fall Hazards Learn what the Park Service is doing to reduce rock fall hazard. Saidmarreh LandslideSaidmarreh Landslide Saidmarreh Landslide, Iran One of the world\'s largest slides - over five cubic miles of debris!    

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