Landslide Susceptibility Assessment in Khao Yai National Park

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Nakarin Chaikaew
Nitin Kumar Tripathi
Chanakarn Wuthisakkarun
Siriruk Pimmasarn


This study aims to create landslide susceptibility map using the integration of Remote Sensing (RS) data, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), and Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP)atKhaoYai NationalPark.Theresults werefound that themost factor influencing to landslide activities was slope, followed by precipitation, distance from road, elevation, distance from drainage, lithology, aspect, curvature and Topographic Wetness Index (TWI) respectively. With the consideration of these influenced factors, the susceptibility landslide area wasclassed into5classesasveryhigh(0.31km2 ),high(15.23km2 ), moderate(218.36km2 ), low (1,681.07 km2 ) and lowest (269.89 km2 ) respectively with the overall accuracy of 85.37% and Kappa coefficient of 0.71. This accuracy assessment revealed the level of landslide susceptibility map accuracy is useful for planning and decision-making in order to monitor and cope with landslide occurrence in the future at Khao Yai National Park.


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N. Chaikaew, N. Kumar Tripathi, C. Wuthisakkarun, and S. Pimmasarn, “Landslide Susceptibility Assessment in Khao Yai National Park”, Def. Technol. Acad. J., vol. 4, no. 10, pp. 80–89, Oct. 2022.
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