|Event:|| LS Land Slide|
|Country:|| PER Peru|
|Date (Y-M-D):|| 2009-1-30|
|Information Source:||Pan American Health Organization|
|Comments:|| The northwestern Department of Cajamarca has experienced persistent rainfall since early January resulting in several landslides registered in the provinces of Celend?n, Ja?n, San Ignacio and Santa Cruz.
4 deaths have been reported, 1 person injured and 10 placed in shelters. The rains have also caused the destruction of two homes and damage to several roads and highways(PAHO Weekly Report, 24 - 30 Jan 2009)