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Killer landslides  Cover Image DVD DVD

Killer landslides / a Nova production by Sky Door Films for WGBH Boston ; written, produced, and directed by Liesl Clark

Clark, Liesl, (screenwriter,, television producer,, television director.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (publisher.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627891240
  • ISBN: 1627891242
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approx. 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast as a single episode of the television program Nova in 2014.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Edited by Jean Dunoyer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kathy Smith.
Summary, etc.:
In less than two minutes in March, a one-square-mile field of debris slammed into the Washington state community of Oso, killing 41 and destroying nearly 50 homes. Drawing on analyses of other recent landslides around the world, geologists are investigating what triggered the deadliest U.S. landslide in decades and whether climate change is increasing the risk of similar disasters around the globe.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TVPG.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC; region 1, widescreen; stereo.
Language Note:
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Landslides > Washington (State) > Seattle.
Landslides > Washington (State) > Oso.
Landslides > Washington (State) > Snohomish County.
Mudslides > Washington (State) > Oso.
Natural disasters.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Washington (State)
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Television programs > United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Upper Skagit Library 551.3 KIL 1012607 Adult DVD Reshelving -

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