OJG  Vol.2 No.3 , July 2012
Analytical Model of Landslide Risk Using GIS
ABSTRACT
This paper presents a model for quantitative risk analysis with the application of geographic information systems (GISs) using Bayesian theory. It was used for the thematic integration of maps in a natural state (vegetation, geological-geo- technical, natural drainage and gradient). A landslide susceptibility map was produced based on this integration associated with vulnerability data (time and housing construction standards) and risk criteria. A quantitative risk map for a specific area was also drawn up from this data

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C. F. Mahler, E. Varanda and L. C. D. de Oliveira, "Analytical Model of Landslide Risk Using GIS," Open Journal of Geology, Vol. 2 No. 3, 2012, pp. 182-188. doi: 10.4236/ojg.2012.23018.
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