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Debris Flow in China

Wednesday, 18 August 2010

Type of Event:
Debris Flow
Location of Event:
China
Date of Charter Activation:
18/08/2010
Charter Requestor:
China National Committee for Disaster Reduction
Project Management:
NDRCC

Description of the event

Most of the 67 people missing after a landslide in south-western China have been rescued, reports say.
Residents of Puladi, in Yunnan province, were trapped in their homes by the rushing mud as they slept.

Landslide Area Monitoring Map in Gongshan, Yunan Province

Source: Post-event RADARSAT-2 12.5m
Acquired: Post-event 22/08/2010

Copyright: RADARSAT, CSA, MACDONALD, DETTWILLER & ASSOCIATES;
Image processing, map created 02/09/2010 by NCDR/NDRCC

Landslide Area Monitoring Map in Gongshan, Yunan Province

Source: Post-event ALOS 12.5 m
Acquired: Post-event 24/08/2010

Copyright: ALOS, JAXA
Image processing, map created 02/09/2010 by NCDR/NDRCC

Landslide Area Monitoring Map in Gongshan, Yunan Province

Source: Pre-event SPOT-5 10m; post-event RADARSAT 12.5m
Acquired: Pre-event 10/12/2007; post-event 22/08/2010

Copyright: SPOT,CNES;RADARSAT,CSA,MACDONALD,DETTWILLER & ASSOCIATES
Image processing, map created 02/09/2010 by NCDR/NDRCC

Landslide Monitoring Map in Gongshan, Yunan Province

Source: Pre-event SPOT-5 10m; post-event ALOS 12.5 m
Acquired: Pre-event 10/12/2007; post-event 24/08/2010

Copyright: SPOT, CNES; ALOS, JAXA
Image processing, map created 02/09/2010 by NCDR/NDRCC