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