Afghan landslide was 'an accident wai...

Afghan landslide was 'an accident waiting to happen'

There are 2 comments on the NatureNews story from May 6, 2014, titled Afghan landslide was 'an accident waiting to happen'. In it, NatureNews reports that:

Dave Petley, who studies natural hazards at Durham University, UK, has seen his share of devastating landslides.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 May 7, 2014
Squelch.

Best thing to do is to say the last rites as per mohammedeans & a decent burial (done rather deeply in places), & then put a grave marker on top to prevent the other local yokels building a house on the spot.

Be a very wise idea as the area is likely to be plated over by another mudflow drom the tandlides scarp in the next few decades & is a waste of time & effort digging out the carcsses.

Have a nice day: Ag

“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#2 May 7, 2014
Hmm. Local computer keyboard is old & clunky. For "tandiles scarp" read instead "landslide scarp".

Have a nice day: Ag

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