Debris flows caused by Typhoon Herb in Taiwan [chapter]

Chyan-Deng Jan, Cheng-Lung Chen
Debris-flow Hazards and Related Phenomena  
fall duration but also on total area covered with high rainfall. For example, the maximum 1-hour, 12-hour, 24-hour and 48-hour rainfalls at Alishan rainfall station were 123 mm, 934 mm, 1623 mm and 2,361 mm, respectively. This paper will report the rainfall conditions when the debris flows and landslides occurred and the characteristics of debris flows in Gaoping river watershed basing on the data of field investigations and satellite image analyses.
doi:10.1007/3-540-27129-5_21 fatcat:5kx7d3iowrd3rlkna5stto2ouq