Mudslides More Prevalent This Season

06/20/11 12:44PM By Steve Zind, Samantha Fields
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AP/Toby Talbot
A worker cleans mud from Harrington St. in Barre after flooding.
Flooding and saturation have caused more mudslide activity than usual in our region. VPR's Steve Zind talks with State Geologist Larry Becker about how landslides happen and why certain kinds of soils and formations are more susceptible to them.


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