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Landslide problems at West Valley Nuclear Service Center, New York: An assessment and recommendations for study

Open-File Report 76-661

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Abstract

Problems due to landslides prompted a visit to the West Valley Nuclear Service Center (WVNSC) near Springville, New York, on March 15 and 16, 1976. From this visit a report was prepared and contains the following:

  1. An assessment of the landslide conditions.
  2. An assessment of the immediacy of the landslide problems.
  3. A suggested study program for reducing the landslide hazard to an acceptable level. It is apparently necessary that the integrity of the site be maintained for a very long period of time, perhaps 1,000 years. 

Additional publication details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Landslide problems at West Valley Nuclear Service Center, New York: An assessment and recommendations for study
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
76-661
Year Published:
1976
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Description:
7 p.
Online Only (Y/N):
N
Additional Online Files (Y/N):
N