will also be cleared from under the cliff faces, dislodged during the firefighting on Sunday, says Tresca Forrester, Journey Manager for the NZ Transport Agency.
There were also rockfalls
on a section of the Paoma Historic Trail.
There is not believed to have been any further rockfall
since, but a "minor mudslide" on the higher level.
A post read: "While our crews were training in the Saltburn area today, they witnessed a very large rockfall
from the point of Huntcliff.
"It appears that the rockfall
occurred during the heavy rainfall.
The Russian army has been dispatched to the scene to determine the cause of the rockfall
Police have warned the public that due to rockfalls
, the road from Prodromos to Lemithos has become dangerous.
in addition to other slope failures are major threats to safety of travelers along the KKH.
Yosemite Valley is an ideal place to study rockfall
in part because of its glacial history.
Mr Fowler insisted that there are enough warning signs in the area about the dangers of rockfalls
and said that the beach will reopen when police finish investigating.
A helicopter sent by Kazakhstan on July 31 evacuated the foreign climbers who were injured in a rockfall
that occurred on the glacier of Scriabin on July 30.
THE Mayor of Oldham told how friends from his walking group narrowly survived a rockfall
which killed four climbers who were scaling the world's second highest mountain.