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U-M researchers map New Zealand landslides with satellites, drones, helicopters, hiking boots


December 13, 2016

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A University of Michigan (U-M)-led team of geologists and engineers is mapping surface ruptures and some of the tens of thousands of landslides triggered by last month's magnitude-7.8 earthquake in New Zealand.Full Story

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