Journal article

State of the art in rockfall – forest interactions

  • Dorren, Luuk Cemagref Grenoble, St. Martin d'Hères, France
  • Berger, Frédéric Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Switzerland
  • Jonsson, Martin J. Geography Department, University of Bonn, Germany
  • Krautblatter, Michael Geography Department, University of Bonn, Germany
  • Mölk, Michael Geological Service, Austrian Torrent and Avalanche Control, Austria
  • Stoffel, Markus Laboratory of Dendrogeomorphology, Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Wehrli, André Laboratory of Dendrogeomorphology, Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland - Federal Office for the Environment, Switzerland
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    2007
Published in:
  • Schweizerische Zeitschrift fur Forstwesen. - 2007, vol. 158, no. 6, p. 128-141
English To effectively prevent rockfall related disasters below forested slopes, silvicultural, eco-engineering, civil engineering or mixed techniques can be used. To do this in a cost-efficient manner it is necessary to know the following: 1) where rockfall events occur and which magnitudes are likely, 2) to what extent the forest reduces the run-out distances, the jump heights and the energies of... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des sciences
Department
Géosciences
Language
  • English
Classification
Geography
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