Scientific landslide research

Croatian Landslide Group have been carrying out scientific landslide research at the Faculty of Civil Engineering of the University of Rijeka and at the Faculty of Mining, Geology and Petroleum Engineering of the University of Zagreb.

The most important scientific project which deal with landslide research in the Republic of Croatia  is five-years (2009-2014) bilateral SATREPS FY2008 Croatian-Japanese project ‘Risk Identification and Land-Use Planning for Disaster Mitigation of Landslides and Floods in Croatia’. Few pilot-areas in Croatia have been established in the frame of this project . These pilot-areas are target places where Croatian and Japanese scientist are implementing scientific research with the objectives to develop methodologies for landslide hazard and risk mapping and landslide monitoring.