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Soil slips, debris flows, and rainstorms in the Santa Monica mountains and vicinity, southern California / by Russell H. Campbell.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (iv, 51 pages) : illustrations, maps.
  • Publisher: Washington : United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey, 1975.

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General Note:
Title from title screen (viewed October 2, 2014).
"Southern California residents have suffered death, injury, and property damage from debris flows generated by soil slips that occur during heavy rains; the process is a recurring major natural geomorphic agent in the region. Defenses and warning are possible but require special engineering and procedures."
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 50-51).
Subject: Debris avalanches > California > Santa Monica Mountains.
Landslides > California > Santa Monica Mountains.
Slopes (Physical geography) > California > Santa Monica Mountains.
Rain and rainfall > California > Santa Monica Mountains.
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)

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