2012 was a record landslide year. Join our landslides experts as they explain the impact and why they happen.
The number of landslides in the UK increased dramatically in 2012 with the second wettest year on record. Join the British Geological Survey, and fellow landslide experts, to find out why and how their work contributes to improving the understanding of where and why landslides happen.
11.00am Chair: Welcome and introduction
11.05 Talk: Landslide monitoring at the British Geological Survey
Participants: Helen Reeves
11.25 Talk: BGS Landslide Response Team video
11.35 Talk: Socio-economic Impacts of Landslides
Participants: Mike Winter
11.55 Talk: Will a changing climate increase landsliding in the UK?
Participants: Neil Dixon
12.15 Questions and Answers: Audience interaction
12.30 Conclusion: Close
Organised by: British Geological Survey, Geography Section, British Science Association, Geology Section, British Science Association