Amendment of Geologically Sensitive Area with Landslide (L0005 Tainan City) Revealed
The Ministry of Economic Affairs has successively carried out investigations and delineation of geologically sensitive areas on both historic and recent landslide data since 2014. Due to the new evidence was discovered from recent landslide and Taiwan high resolution DEM data derived from Airborne LiDAR, “Geologically Sensitive Area with Landslide (L0005 Tainan City)” is amended now. The amended areas are increased around 1.97 km2 involving in 14 administrative districts in Tainan City.
Geologically sensitive area is an important reference guide for land development, disaster prevention and environmental conservation. The purpose of the announcement is to allow all sectors of society to understand the geological environment of the land in advance, conduct site geological surveys and geological safety assessments of the geologically sensitive area bases before land development, and plan and develop according to local conditions, to improve the rationality and safety of land use, and reduce the possibility of future disasters and losses.
The Amendment of Geologically Sensitive Area, compiled this time contains information about the topography and strata properties in the geologically sensitive area. If you are interested, you can visit the geological law section of our website (https://www. moeacgs.gov.tw/Laws/) to read and download.