Oso Earth Slide

Today, the Seattle Times published a new image of the Oso Earth Slide.  The picture is interesting and telling.  It is clear there was a danger of a slide.  There are previous slides shown in the picture.  One could easily deduce there was a danger.  The danger being the certainty a slide would take place at some time.  At some time when circumstances require that a slide take place.  One of the circumstances was the amount of rainfall the area above the slide received prior to the slide.  The result of the slide will be legislation preventing the construction of locations where people might reside.

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