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Penitencia Creek Landslide : 1972 Through 2000 Surveillance Report
Nelson, James L
Santa Clara Valley Water District. Water Utility Engineering Unit
Volpe, Richard L
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Santa Clara Valley Water District
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Table of contents: 1. Introduction -- 2. Site conditions and hydrology -- 3. Geology and seismicity -- 4. Engineering properties of slide materials -- 5. Instrumentation for monitoring landslide creep -- 6. Analyses and results -- 7. Discussion on landslide mechanism -- 8. Conclusions and recommendations -- 9. References -- Appendix A. Annotated Reference List and Chronology -- Appendix B. Detailed piezometer results -- Appendix C. Detailed inclinometer results -- Appendix D. Historical aerial photographs.
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