geographic ANALYSIS of the landslides occurrence using ArcGIS


B.V. Driga, Monica Dumitraşcu, S. Zaharia



ABSTRACT. Geographic analysis of the landslides occurrence, Satu Mare county, Romania, using ArcGIS. This multidisciplinary study is aimed at analyzing the natural and anthropic causes that favour the occurrence or reactivation of landslides, which have negative consequences (destruction/serious damages to houses, roads, power supply network, agricultural lands). The research was conducted by experts from the Institute of Geography of the Romanian Academy, Geoproiect Baia Mare. The case study is focused on the Bogdand commune area, located in Satu Mare County.


Key-words: landslides, geomorphology, slope map, surface draining, flowing potential.