Preliminary report on the landslide early warning on August 20, 2021, in Nangqian County, Qinghai Province, China

Nangqian is located on the southeastern Tibetan Plateau and stretches over a vast area from the southern Kunlun Mountains to the northern Tanggula Mountains. The county is the southern gate of Qinghai Province and is also a major pastoral region. Within the region, the terrain has high altitudes, deep gaping valleys and continuous tall mountains. … Read more

A tailings dam failure in Wenquan Township Jiaokou County, Shanxi Province, China – The Landslide Blog

A tailings dam failure in Wenquan Township, Shanxi Province, China Yesterday my friends at World Mine Tailings Failures alerted me to a report from China of a tailings facility failure in Wenquan Township, Jiaokou County, Shanxi Province, China. The report provides limited detail, the salient points of which are as follows: – On the afternoon … Read more