Qualitative analysis of the impact of mass movements on the alpine hiking infrastructure

Florian Thomas Albrecht, Daniel Wolfgang Hölbling, Lorena Abad, Zahra Dabiri, Gabriela Scheierl, Tobias Hipp, Hannes Resch, Gernot Resch, Gerald Reischenböck

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The hiking infrastructure of trails and huts is a strong asset for summer tourism in the Austrian Alps. However, this infrastructure is prone to different types of mass movements, such as rainfallinduced shallow landslides, debris flows and rockfalls, that potentially block the access to mountain huts and hiking routes for weeks or even months. Thus, alpine infrastructure management has an increased need for information about mass movements that affect trails...
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 19 Apr 2021
EventEGU General Assembly 2021 -
Duration: 19 Apr 202130 Apr 2021


Online-ConferenceEGU General Assembly 2021
Abbreviated titlevEGU21
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Fields of Science and Technology Classification 2012

  • 105 Geosciences
  • 102 Computer Sciences

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