A landslide is defined in general terms as the downward and outward movement of earth materials. Geologic materials and the type of movement involved were used to identify types of landslides in Nebraska. This website shows five types of landslides identified--using the Varnes Classification of Slope Movements--along Nebraska roadways.
Descriptions, drawings and photography examples of five types of landslides in Nebraska.
A collections of landslides and related information. Searches can be based on County
This data is collected, administered, and provided by the Conservation and Survey Division.