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Comment: 21:52 - 22:27 (00:35)
Source: Annenberg/CPB Resources - Earth Revealed - 1. Down to Earth
Keywords: landslide, "landslide risk", "Ann Meeker"

Our transcription: Once we've worked with our engineers in the office and determined whether or not the slopes proposed will be stable, what type of removals are necessary, we'll prepare a report with all this information that we can then share with the client.
After evaluating the stability of a site, geologists can make recommendations about whether a building project should be undertaken.
Ultimately, this can help minimize the risk of death and destruction due to landslide activity.

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