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Mountain Landslides: Monitoring, Modeling, and Mitigation

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Department of Chemical and Geological Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41125 Modena, Italy
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Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering, University of Bologna, 40136 Bologna, Italy
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Geosciences 2019, 9(9), 365; https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences9090365
Received: 20 August 2019 / Accepted: 22 August 2019 / Published: 23 August 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Mountain Landslides: Monitoring, Modeling, and Mitigation)
This editorial paper summarizes the contents of the papers included in the Special Issue “Mountain Landslides: Monitoring, Modeling, and Mitigation”. The Special Issue provides an overview of methodological papers, as well as some innovative research carried out in the field and in the lab. Even if most papers adopted an integrated approach, sections representing the three research issues outlined in the title can be drawn: the first deals with monitoring, the second focuses on modeling, and the third is related to mitigation. Regardless of the section, the papers included in this special issue put forward methodological and practical implications that, more than likely, can stimulate further research efforts and support the stakeholders to gain better knowledge of landslide hazards in mountain environments, with an aim to tackle the urgent issue of sustainable development in times of global change that can affect landslide occurrences in mountain chains of the world. View Full-Text
Keywords: landslides; monitoring; modeling; mitigation landslides; monitoring; modeling; mitigation
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Corsini, A.; Borgatti, L. Mountain Landslides: Monitoring, Modeling, and Mitigation. Geosciences 2019, 9, 365.

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