Guidelines for landslide susceptibility, hazard and risk zoning for land-use planning

@article{Fell2008GuidelinesFL,
  title={Guidelines for landslide susceptibility, hazard and risk zoning for land-use planning},
  author={Robin FellR. Fell and Jordi Corominas and Christophe Bonnard and Leonardo Cascini and Eric Leroi and William Z. Savage},
  journal={Engineering Geology},
  year={2008},
  volume={102},
  pages={85-98}
}

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