SaveTheHills(STH) is a group of concerned citizens who are raising awareness about landslides in Darjeeling-Sikkim Himalaya.
Many landslides are the direct or indirect result of human interference and preventable if sufficient care is taken.
As such, unless we begin a comprehensive and sustained program towards landslide management, prevention and mitigation, the consequences of ignoring years of human callousness will, in the future be devastating.
Monday, December 9, 2013
STH stormwatch (Cyclone 'MADI' update) : New forecast tracks from JTWC for 'MADI'
JTWC has updated its forecast track of Very Severe Cyclone 'MADI', which now is expected to recurve on a south south westerly course and head towards Tamil Nadu, weakening as it does so. Landfall is expected around 13Dec2013. Praful Rao, Kalimpong, Dist Darjeeling