Webinar Hosts: Other

Landslide Hazards Assessment, Monitoring, and Modeling in Joshimath

15 April 20246:00 AM (CDT) The Uttarakhand region, nestled within the western Himalayas, grapples with the heightened risk of landslide hazards attributed to its seismically active nature. This study incorporates the assessment, monitoring, and modeling of landslide hazards in the Joshimath region, emphasizing its vulnerability due to seismic activity and geological fragility. With over 1100 landslide incidents reported in 2023 alone, and an annual occurrence of hundreds of landslides in the Joshimath area, the need