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.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
STH Stormwatch (16Sep2014) : Reporting a Low Pressure in Bay of Bengal
'A low pressure area has
formed over northwest and adjoining
westcentral Bay of Bengal and coastal
areas of Odisha. Associated upper air cyclonic circulation extends upto 7.6 km above mean sea level tilting southwestwards with height'