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PNG LEADER O'NEILL VISITS LANDSLIDE DISASTER SITE

PNG LEADER O'NEILL VISITS LANDSLIDE DISASTER SITE PM declares landslide 'one of the worst disasters in our history' By Peter Korugl and Andrew Alphone PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (PNG Post-Courier, Jan. 26, 2012) Weeping mothers greeted Prime Minister Peter O'Neill when he arrived at the site of what authorities describe as the worst landslide ever to hit Papua New Guinea.

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Joanne Robbins The Met Office Academia.edu

Here, we review the short-term rainfall patterns leading up to the slope failure at Tumbi Quarry and compare the rainfall accumulations obtained over durations of 30, 60 and 90 days prior to the landslide, with comparable rainfall accumulations obtained for other failures observed in PNG over a 12-year period.

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Insight Papua New Guinea mountain disaster questions

Mar 06, 2012A deadly landslide in the mountains of Papua New Guinea, near where U.S. oil major Exxon Mobil is building a $15.7 billion gas project, is raising fresh questions about the

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Landslide raises questions about $15.7 billion Exxon plan

Guinean Landslide Survivors Wait in Vain for Justice Six weeks later, landslide survivors still awaiting government assistance, are speaking out following a flawed preliminary investigation. Context for the Tumbi Quarry landslide an image gallery for quarry and open cast landslides AGU, by The American Geological Union

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Double anguish for landslide survivors NZ Herald

Near Tari, in remote Hela Province in the highlands of Papua New Guinea, the landslide which hit the villages of Tumbi and Tumbiago on January 24 has left a lunar landscape of destruction. Rivers

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Operasyon sa quarry site sa Naga City, 'di pa raw

Sep 20, 2018Handa naman ang kumpanya na tulugan ang mga biktima.

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Landslide from quarry 46 bodies already found Inquirer News

Sep 24, 2018NAGA CITY, Cebu — The number of corpses dug up from the site of a landslide in a village here has risen to 46. The recovery of bodies continued as support for a

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Landslides in Arkansas geology.arkansas.gov

This type of landslides is most commonly seen in quarry highwalls, vertical roadcuts, bluffs, and stream cut banks. Flows. The downslope displacement of incoherent soils or regolith in the manner of a viscous fluid. Flows are a common minor component of slides and falls but in a few cases dominate the mass wasting process. Landslide Case

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Exxon in spotlight after Papua New Guinea landslide

Mar 07, 2012A deadly landslide in the mountains of Papua New Guinea, near where Exxon Mobil is building a US$15.7 billion gas project, has raised new questions about the global energy industry's scramble for ever harder-to-reach resources. The landslide tore through a quarry used by Exxon in January, killing at least 25 people in the poor South Pacific country, but it has stirred little international

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Apo Land open to independent investigation of landslide

APO LAND and Quarry Corp. (ALQC) said on Friday it is allowing geologists and experts to conduct independent investigation of the landslide in Naga, Cebu, a day after Environment Secretary Roy A. Cimatu said the company's quarry operations will remain suspended.

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Large landslide at Komo airport in PNG's LNG hub RNZ News

Jan 28, 2013The landslide occurred near the site of a massive landslide in Tumbi that buried a village and killed at least 25 people in January last year. The Tumbi landslide was linked by some local communities in Hela to a nearby quarry used for the LNG Project although Exxon and its project partners deny that the quarry operations caused the landslide.

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Shakes and superstition Exxon faces backlash in Papua New

Mar 07, 2018Exxon said at the time it had closed the Tumbi quarry five months before the landslide. "Tumbi was a tragic event that had its own unique set of circumstances," Exxon told

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Papua New Guinea Landslide Raises Questions About Exxon

I have never seen this type of (landslide) before in my life in that area, the villager, Hipson Puma, 39, said by telephone. Exxon said it had closed the Tumbi quarry in August last year, five months before the landslide, because it no longer needed to use it and had taken heed

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Aoraki/Mt Cook landslide Landslides Te Ara

Jun 12, 2006Aoraki/Mt Cook landslide Next. In the early morning of 14 December 1991, 12 million cubic metres of Aoraki/Mt Cook, in the Southern Alps, collapsed and roared down the ice fields of the east face. It then plunged to the Tasman Glacier on the valley floor. The rock avalanche travelled 7.5 kilometres at an average speed of 200 kilometres an hour.

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A landslide at Kennecott Utah Copper's Bingham Canyon Mine

A landslide at Kennecott Utah Copper's Bingham Canyon Mine Background to the Tumbi Quarry landslide so how can a quarry . Dark Roasted Blend Mega Earthquake and Tsunami 80m long and 40m wide. In case you're thinking "Berezniki? Who cares?" you should know that 10% of the world output of potash comes from this area, and the

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Investigating the Tumbi Disaster state crime

Investigating the Tumbi Disaster. At around 4am last Tuesday morning, a landslide 1.5km along swept through Tumbi, in Papua New Guinea's Southern Highlands, while residents lay asleep. Reporting from the ground, Andrew Alphonse conveys a scene of devastation

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PNG National Disaster Centre identifies rainfall as

Feb 09, 2012Papua New Guinea's National Disaster Centre has released a report into last month's Tumbi landslide in Hela region. The report identifies heavy rainfall as the trigger for the landslide

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Papua New Guinea Floods and Landslides Jan 2012 ReliefWeb

Jan 25, 2012Papua New Guinea Floods and Landslides Jan 2012. Glide LS-2012-000010-PNG The disaster struck near the Tumbi quarry of the giant

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Feds Prep For Yakima River 'Worst Case Scenario' At

Jan 05, 2018Near the town of Union Gap in South Central Washington state, a massive chunk of Rattlesnake Ridge is moving ever more quickly. Geologists say it will likely cause a landslide. And when does come fully down, it could take out roads, infrastructure and in the worst-case

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One Year After Fatal Disaster Exxon Mobil Allegations

Those living in the remote Tumbi area of Papua New Guinea's rugged Southern Highlands know this all too well. Clearly at least a part of the quarry was lost in the landslide, the case for

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Spatial Distribution Landslides

Spatial Distribution In Australia, landslides are not a common occurrence. Landslides are more frequent and more likely to occur on higher ground. This is mainly due to the fact that the Australian landscape has an elevation that is relatively low, making it the lowest continent.

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The Undeniable Case for a COI into the Tumbi Landslide

Sep 24, 20122 Responses to "The Undeniable Case for a COI into the Tumbi Landslide ExxonMobil's Quarry" Garamut thank you. What is the operator doing now? I heard on the grape vine, that Exxon will not take any insurance on this project or its contractors. This is why allot of the contractors with any repute, refused to come into PNG.

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Descubre ideas sobre Cobre pinterest

Landslide 18 juin 2012, Wenzhou, Chine #Lanslide Ver ms. Japan tsunami one year on The human tragedy that could last for generations. Desastres Naturales Tsunami Estalactitas Tierra Volcn En Erupcin Fuerza Natural Terremoto Soy Un Desastre Volcanes Madre Naturaleza.

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Everything you need to know about Papua New Guinea's

The Tumbi Quarry landslide is by no means the only bone of contention between ExxonMobil and the local populace. The PNG LNG project has been plagued by security threats, including tribal violence, and opposition from local landowners who feel they have not been fully compensated by the Papua New Guinea government.

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PNG landslide ramps up gas project pressures afr

A spokeswoman for Clough, the majority partner in the Clough Curtain joint venture that was working at the quarry, declined to comment. The landslide, which occurred early Tuesday, blocked the

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Emnaupng's Blog

A new paper on the Tumbi Quarry landslide in Papua New Guinea. Adaptive capacity (AC) is a latent property of communities which is activated by crises. AC imparts resilience to communities so that they can withstand a disaster or negotiate a favorable change. The

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As Cracks Widen In Washington State, Government Prepares

Jan 08, 2018As Cracks Widen In Washington State, Government Prepares For A Landslide Dozens of people have agreed to move temporarily to hotels in case a landslide destroys their homes.

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Pantai Remis landslide Wikipedia

The Pantai Remis landslide was a rock fall and flood that occurred on 21 October 1993, near Pantai Remis in Perak, Malaysia. The landslide took place in an abandoned open cast tin mine close to the coast. This area of Malaysia is well known for its tin mining industry.

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PNG Govt, Exxon under spotlight over Tumbi landslide

Feb 17, 2012PNG Govt, Exxon under spotlight over Tumbi landslide. He says the part of the Tumbi quarry lost in the landslide was not the part which his team had been excavating. Dengue fever cases

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Independent probe into landslide vital The National

Mar 12, 2012Locals have blamed the landslide on the Tumbi quarry, which was used by ExxonMobil for its project and sits atop the massive landslide. Stanley Mamu of LNG Watch has said that calls for compensation from the grieving Tumbi community may ultimately hinge on

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