Articles | Volume 21, issue 12
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 3863–3871, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-21-3863-2021
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 3863–3871, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-21-3863-2021
Brief communication
23 Dec 2021
Brief communication | 23 Dec 2021

Brief communication: The role of geophysical imaging in local landslide early warning systems

Jim S. Whiteley et al.

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This work summarises the contribution of geophysical imaging methods to establishing and operating local landslide early warning systems, demonstrated through a conceptual framework. We identify developments in geophysical monitoring equipment, the spatiotemporal resolutions of these approaches and methods to translate geophysical to geotechnical information as the primary benefits that geophysics brings to slope-scale early warning.
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