Terrestrial LIDAR Investigation of the December 2003 and January 2007 Activations of the Northridge Bluff Landslide, Daly City, California
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2007_1079

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Summary
Abstract: On December 20, 2003 and again on January 1, 2007, landslides occurred along
the coastal bluff that forms the west boundary of Daly City, California sending
debris as far as 290 meters downhill and 90 meters into the ocean. This area is
known for large landslide events where 150-meter tall coastal bluffs extend
southward along the west boundary of San Francisco and San Mateo Counties (Fig.
1). The ... View entire text
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Description: Report on the Terrestrial LIDAR Investigation of the December 2003 and January
2007 Activations of the Northridge Bluff Landslide, Daly City, California.
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Caption:  LIDAR setup locations and data coverage for the 2007 landslide event
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.68   S: 37.68   E: -122.49   W: -122.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Brian D. Collins, Robert Kayen, Thomas Reiss, and Nicholas Sitar
Dataset Title: Terrestrial LIDAR Investigation of the December 2003 and January 2007 Activations of the Northridge Bluff Landslide, Daly City, California
Dataset Series Name: USGS Open File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2007
Dataset Release Place: Menlo Park, CA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Version: 2007
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1079/
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Western Region CMG, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL F. DIGGLES
Phone: (650) 329-5404
Email: mdiggles at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road
Mail Stop 531
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Size: 21.6 MB
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 650-329-4195
Fax: 650-329-5190
Email: bcollins at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS
345 Middlefield Road, m.s. 999
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-04-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-04-26
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