ENVIRONMENT
5:08 pm
Wed August 27, 2014

Scientist Presents Findings On Collbran Landslide

A new study will be presented at a summit of the Geological Society of America about the Collbran landslide.  KVNF’s Jake Ryan talked with the study’s author about what made this slide so different.

Collbran, Landslide
The toe of the landslide
Credit Mesa County Sheriff's Office

The landslide happened three months ago.  Jeff Coe is a geologist with the US Geological Survey, and he’s been working with a few other groups to monitor the slide since then.  A abstract of their findings can be seen here

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