Henderson County Digital Elevation Model used in the mapping.
|Henderson County is the fourth North Carolina County to be studied for potential and known landslide hazards. North Carolina Geological Survey staff in Swannanoa (Asheville Regional Office) are heading up this multi-year effort to map known and potential landslide locations in western North Carolina. |
Henderson County landslide hazard maps are available from this web page as free downloadable Adobe PDF documents, or purchased as hard-copy maps through our Geological Survey Shop, e-mail us for more information.
Also available are the spatial data files (GIS) used to create these maps.
This product is NCGS Geologic Hazards Map Series, (GHMS-5) consisting of three companion sheets listed here, and available below:
Henderson County Landslides: Slope Movements and Slope Movement Deposits Map of Henderson County, North Carolina [GHMS-5, Sheet 1].
Henderson County Landslide Hazard Analysis: SINMAP Stability Index Map of Henderson County, North Carolina [GHMS-5, Sheet 2].
Henderson County Landslide Hazard Analysis: Debris Flow Pathways Map of Known and Potential Debris Flow Pathways in Henderson County, North Carolina [GHMS-5, Sheet 3].