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Volcano Web Shorts 2: Debris Flows

4 minutes

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Debris flows are hazardous flows of rock, sediment, and water that surge down mountain slopes and into adjacent valleys. Hydrologist Richard Iverson describes the nature of debris-flow research and explains how debris flow experiments are conducted at the United States Geological Survey (USGS) Debris Flow Flume in Oregon.

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Runtime: 4 minutes

Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 1
3 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 2
4 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 3
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 4
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 5
3 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 6
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12