Oregon Dunes NRA
General landslide & Kelso related links
A good beginning to learn about landslides and mass wasting.
The USGS site just about landslides. The national landslide information center. Also a USGS link here:
FEMA's fact sheet on landslides and debris flows.
A site devoted to a landslide in CA that also destroyed many houses and also has many political issues. Many links (some broken).
A Portland, OR geotechnical consulting firm dealing with landslides
Kelso & Washington specific links
We don't want another Aldercrest
TDN story from 8/24/2002
Moving onto solid ground
House moving occurs during demolition.
Published 6/27/2001 by
The Daily News
Oregonian news story from 9/27/00 about property tax disputes.
Kelso Daily News
Story from 9/27/00 about property tax disputes. Reprinted onto a page on this web site
Seattle Times Article
Report on the possibly that the city could be liable.
Kelso Daily News
article on the same subject
The Kelso landslide two years later, published 06/11/2000. (
Had great view of the scarp from the air. If anyone has this, scan it and email it to me and I will add it to the page
Seattle Times Story
Seattle Times report on the Haussler Rd. side of the hill starting to move.
Web page by an area resident featuring links and photos.
Landslides Triggered by the Winter 1996-97 Storms in the Puget Lowland, Washington (online edition).
Your local government, now with a landslide section (with 4 pictures).
Landslides triggered by Pacific Northwest Storms, November and December 1998
USGS programs in Washington.
Geologic info about Washington.
Disaster recovery in Washington.
hits since 6/2000