Post-wildfire debris flow: 2016 Fish Fire, Las Lomas Canyon

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Detailed Description

The June 2016 Fish Fire burned over 12 km^2 in Los Angeles County, California. After the fire, the USGS installed an automated rain-triggered camera to monitor post-wildfire flooding and debris flow in a small canyon above the Las Lomas debris basin in Duarte. This video shows the peak flow triggered by an intense rainstorm on January 20, 2017.


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Length: 00:01:09

Location Taken: Duarte, CA, US

Video Credits

Joel Smith, Civil Engineer, USGS