Engineering plan for a proposed reservoir in Salt Lake City. Note the anomalous contour spacing under the arrow. This indicates that the hillside has slid in the past. Construction of a reservoir here would inundate the toe of an ancient landslide and destroy the balance and stability of the weak landslide mass.

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Title Engineering plan for a proposed reservoir in Salt Lake City. Note the anomalous contour spacing under the arrow. This indicates that the hillside has slid in the past. Construction of a reservoir here would inundate the toe of an ancient landslide and destroy the balance and stability of the weak landslide mass.
Photo Number p1274n025
Keywords Disasters; Natural disasters
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah)
Collection Number and Name P1274 Environmental Geology and Geologic Hazards in Utah Photograph Collection
Collection Name Environmental Geology in Utah
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Type Image
ARK ark:/87278/s69z9vms
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2006-08-23
Date Modified 2015-11-13
ID 976948
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s69z9vms
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