A multi-method monitoring of timing, magnitude and origin of rockfall activity in the Japanese Alps

@inproceedings{Matsuoka2019AMM,
  title={A multi-method monitoring of timing, magnitude and origin of rockfall activity in the Japanese Alps},
  author={Norikazu Matsuoka},
  year={2019}
}
Abstract A multi-method monitoring was conducted to detect the timing and trigger of rockfall activity on an alpine rockslide cliff composed of Cretaceous sandstone and shale in the southern Japanese Alps (Aresawa rockslide, 2900 m above sea level). The monitoring programme includes manual measurements of flaking from painted rock surface and collection of fallen debris, daily time-lapse imaging of the rockwall, automated recordings of rock temperature, rock moisture and influencing… CONTINUE READING