Natural Resources

Landslides

Date: September 11, 1995

Location: Little Bay, Burin Peninsula

Easting:

Northing:

Latitude: 47¡ 10' 00" N

Longitude: 55¡ 6' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Anecdotal from Marystown Town Council member

An instance of slope failure occurred along Stine’s Road in Little Bay. Over saturation of a hillside caused by the heavy precipitation from Hurricane Luis triggered a small debris flow. The debris damaged one house.

 
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