Interactive map of mudslide danger area

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From the Los Angeles Times:
Homes in Glendale, La Crescenta, La Cañada Flintridge and Tujunga are at risk for mudslides in a rainstorm. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the canyon areas mapped below could spill damaging amounts of mud and debris into heavily populated areas if rains fall for 12 hours at a time when debris-retention basins are full. Mudslides can also occur with less rain when basins are not full.


Written by Times Community News

October 13, 2009 at 11:31 am

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