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Global Landslide Catalog Export

The Global Landslide Catalog (GLC) was developed with the goal of identifying rainfall-triggered landslide events around the world, regardless of size, impacts or location. The GLC considers all types of mass movements triggered by rainfall, which have been reported in the media, disaster databases, scientific reports, or other sources. The GLC has been compiled since 2007 at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. This is a unique data set with the ID tag “GLC” in the landslide editor.

This dataset on data.nasa.gov was a one-time export from the Global Landslide Catalog maintained separately. It is current as of March 7, 2016. The original catalog is available here: http://www.arcgis.com/home/webmap/viewer.html?url=https%3A%2F%2Fmaps.nccs.nasa.gov%2Fserver%2Frest%2Fservices%2Fglobal_landslide_catalog%2Fglc_viewer_service%2FFeatureServer&source=sd

To export GLC data, you must agree to the “Terms and Conditions”. We request that anyone using the GLC cite the two sources of this database:

Kirschbaum, D. B., Adler, R., Hong, Y., Hill, S., & Lerner-Lam, A. (2010). A global landslide catalog for hazard applications: method, results, and limitations. Natural Hazards, 52(3), 561–575. doi:10.1007/s11069-009-9401-4. 1

Kirschbaum, D.B., T. Stanley, Y. Zhou (In press, 2015). Spatial and Temporal Analysis of a Global Landslide Catalog. Geomorphology. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.03.016. 2

Columns

NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
landslide_triggerlandslide_triggerlandslide_triggerTextcause of landslide
latitudelatitudelatitudeNumber
longitudelongitudelongitudeNumber
gazeteer_closest_pointgazeteer_closest_pointgazeteer_closest_pointText
admin_division_populationadmin_division_populationadmin_division_populationNumber
country_codecountry_codecountry_codeText
storm_namestorm_namestorm_nameText
injury_countinjury_countinjury_countNumber
fatality_countfatality_countfatality_countNumber
landslide_settinglandslide_settinglandslide_settingTextenvironment where landslide occurred
landslide_sizelandslide_sizelandslide_sizeText
landslide_categorylandslide_categorylandslide_categoryText
location_accuracylocation_accuracylocation_accuracyTextlocation is accurate within this range
location_descriptionlocation_descriptionlocation_descriptionText
event_dateevent_dateevent_dateCalendar date
source_namesource_namesource_nameTextnews entity
event_timeevent_timeevent_timeCalendar date
source_linksource_linksource_linkURLnews source
event_idevent_idevent_idNumber
photo_linkphoto_linkphoto_linkURL
event_import_idevent_import_idevent_import_idNumber
event_import_sourceevent_import_sourceevent_import_sourceText
last_edited_datelast_edited_datelast_edited_dateCalendar date
gazeteer_distancegazeteer_distancegazeteer_distanceNumber
submitted_datesubmitted_datesubmitted_dateCalendar date
admin_division_nameadmin_division_nameadmin_division_nameText
event_titleevent_titleevent_titleTexttitle of news story
country_namecountry_namecountry_nameText
created_datecreated_datecreated_dateCalendar date
event_descriptionevent_descriptionevent_descriptionText
notesnotesnotesText
 
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