Landslides Hazard Zones

Landslide hazard zonation maps were prepared for selected pilgrim routes in the country. These zones are delineated based on geological, topological and anthropogenic factors. These factors include lithology, soil, slope, drainage, lineament, landuse, etc. At present these maps are available for pilgrim routes in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Meghalaya. n addition, event-based and seasonal landslide inventory is also carried out. The information on landslide inventory and hazard zones help the decision makers for better planning in these areas

Landslides Hazard Zones