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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 15-30, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-18-15-2018
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Research article
03 Jan 2018
Understanding shallow landslides in Campos do Jordão municipality – Brazil: disentangling the anthropic effects from natural causes in the disaster of 2000 Rodolfo M. Mendes et al.
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The results showed in this paper confirmed that the occurrence of landslides in the study area cannot be attributed solely and exclusively to the rainfall events of the year 2000. Therefore, numerical modelling results corroborated the fact that the occurrence of landslides was the combination of natural and anthropic factors, with the decisive influence of the latter due to the presence of several cuts along the slope combined with load of constructions and leakage.
The results showed in this paper confirmed that the occurrence of landslides in the study area...
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