National Landslide Information Center; USGS, Denver
Entry ID: USGS_NLIC

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Summary
Abstract: The National Landslide Information Center (NLIC) maintains a computerized
bibliography of more than 10,000 landslide maps and reports, file copies of
more than 6,000 maps and reports, and files of uncataloged landslide
photographs, newspaper clippings, and legislative information. The NLIC houses
information on Worldwide Landslide Dams data and a World Landslide Inventory as
well as maintaining a listing containing the names and addresses of over 1,000
landslide researchers and landslide data users.
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Description: Landslides Hazards Program
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: National Landslide Information Center
Dataset Publisher: USGS, DOI
Online Resource: http://landslides.usgs.gov/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1880-01-01
Originating Center
Data Center
National Landslide Information Center, Landslides Hazards Program, Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://landslides.usgs.gov/
Dataset ID: USGS_NLIC > LANDSLIDE INFORMATION-NATIONAL LANDSLIDE INFORMATION CENTER

Data Center Personnel
Name: JILL R. MCCARTHY
Phone: 303-273-8579
Fax: 303-273-8583
Email: jmccarthy at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
GEOLOGIC HAZARDS TEAM
P.O. Box 25046
966 FEDERAL CENTER
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0046
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 303-273-8605
Fax: 303-273-8600
Email: wbrown at gldvxa.cr.usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
GEOLOGIC HAZARDS TEAM
966 FEDERAL CENTER
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0046
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Brown, W.M., III, 1992, The National Landslide Information Center -- Data to
reduce landslide damage, in Earthquakes and Volcanoes: U.S. Geological Survey,
v. 23, no. 2, p. 52-57.

Brown, W.M., III, Cruden, D.W., and Denison, J.S., 1992, The directory of the
World Landslide Inventory: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 92-427, 216
p. plus appendix, 19 p.

Cruden, D.M., and Brown, W.M. III, 1992, Progress towards the World Landslide
Inventory in Bell, D.H., ed., Landslides (Clissements de Terrain),
International Symposium on Landslides, 6th. Christchurch, New Zealand, 1992.
Proceedings: A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam, Netherlands, and Brookfield, Vermont, v.
1, p. 59-64.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-21
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