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By Giorgio Lollino,Andrea Manconi,John Clague,Wei Shan,Marta Chiarle

This publication is one out of eight IAEG XII Congress volumes and offers with weather switch affecting diversified normal tactics and environments, reminiscent of slope dynamics, water classes, coastal and marine environments, hydrological and littoral methods and permafrost terrain. because of weather swap, significant results also are anticipated on territorial making plans and infrastructure, rather in severe weather areas. the quantity and its contents goal to research the position of engineering geology and the recommendations it could possibly provide with admire to the continued environmental adjustments. Contributions regard the modeling of either the standards and the consequences precipitated by way of weather switch. strength affects of the weather switch at the universal perform and regimen paintings of engineering geologists also are analyzed, with specific cognizance to the chance evaluation and mitigation tactics and to the difference measures adopted. The Engineering Geology for Society and Territory volumes of the IAEG XII Congress held in Torino from September 15-19, 2014, learn the dynamic function of engineering geology in our altering international and construct at the 4 major subject matters of the congress: surroundings, procedures, concerns and techniques. The congress subject matters and topic parts of the eight IAEG XII Congress volumes are: weather swap and Engineering Geology. Landslide approaches. River Basins, Reservoir Sedimentation and Water assets. Marine and Coastal strategies. city Geology, Sustainable making plans and panorama Exploitation. utilized Geology for significant Engineering tasks. schooling, specialist Ethics and Public reputation of Engineering Geology. protection of Cultural Heritage.

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