Landslide Monitoring Equipment in Sri Lanka

3 people looking at landslide monitoring equipment in jungle-like area

Detailed Description

USGS scientists collaborate with Sri Lankan scientists from the National Building Research Organization on the installation of rainfall and soil moisture instrumentation on an active landslide in southwest Sri Lanka. The station provides real-time data including rainfall and soil moisture content of an active landslide. The goal of the research is to help NBRO improve their landslide forecasting rainfall thresholds.


Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

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Location Taken: LK