Landslides in Maine

Monday, June 15, 2020, 12:00pm – 1:00pm Save to Calendar

Learn the basics about Maine's landslides from a Maine Geological Survey geologist!


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Did you know that Maine has hundreds of landslides that have occurred across the state since the end of the last Ice Age? New technology and research by the Maine Geological Survey has shed light on these fascinating features. Learn the basics about one of Maine’s natural hazards, how these events are tied to Maine’s unique geology, and why they should be considered as Maine’s population grows.  

Lindsay Spigel, Senior Geologist, Maine Geological Survey, conducts surficial geology mapping and landslide research throughout the state.

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