HAZARDS - AVALANCHES

Rating: Site Name: Site Description:

2

Landslides and Snow
Avalanches in Canada
Paper by S. G. Evans summarizes the various types of slip movements, including rock avalanches, debris slides, and snow avalanches, that occur in Canada and provides specific examples of notable cases. (Entry 0202259)

1+

Avalanche Awareness A National Snow and Ice Data Center general information page that provides a good general overview of the threats avalanches pose and the mechanisms that contribute to their occurrence. (Entry 0202260)

3+

CyberSpace Avalanche Center Extensive archive of avalanche incident data including official reports and news coverage starting in 1995. (Entry 0202261)