Map showing locations of damaging landslides in Napa County, California, resulting from 1997-98 El Nino rainstorms

Miscellaneous Field Studies Map 2325- A
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Abstract

Heavy rainfall associated with a strong El Nino caused over $150 million in landslide damage in the 10-county San Francisco Bay region during the winter and spring of 1998. A team of USGS scientists collected information on landslide locations and damage costs. Napa County was relatively unaffected in comparison to other counties in the region with approximately $1.1 million in damages assessed.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Map showing locations of damaging landslides in Napa County, California, resulting from 1997-98 El Nino rainstorms
Series title Miscellaneous Field Studies Map
Series number 2325
Chapter A
DOI 10.3133/mf2325A
Edition Version 1.0
Year Published 1999
Language ENGLISH
Description 1 map :col. ;66 x 45 cm., on sheet 93 x 56 cm., folded in envelope 30 x 24 cm. +1 pamphlet (12 p.)
Time Range Start 1997-11-01
Time Range End 1998-04-30
Scale 25000