Task – 1.2: Early Warning Instrumentation & Decision package for a landslide in Chamoli-Joshimath region of Garhwal Himalaya

Task Leader:-  Dr. Y. Pandey


Development of a region specific operational Landslide Early Warning System based on multi parameter trigger thresholds. The system will include sensing instruments, real time data transfer system, decision making mechanism & the multi level alarm signal dissemination.

Scope of the Work:
  1. Site selection & detailed investigation.
  2. Selection, procurement & installation of sensors and other facilities.
  3. Field data collection, processing & establishing correlation with triggering parameters.
  4. Evolving trigger threshold
  5. Evaluation of early warning mechanism & its validation
  6. Development of a working Landslide EWS