Avalanche accidents in Canada. III. A Selection of case histories 1978-1984

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Journal titlePaper, Institute for Research in Construction, National Research Council Canada
ISSN0381-4319
Volume1468
Pages138
Subjectavalanches; natural disasters; meteorological conditions
AbstractThe circumstances, rescue operations, snow and weather conditions, and avalanche data of 49 avalanche accidents in Canada are described. Skiers, mountain climbers, snowmobile operators, workers, and various structures were involved. Statistics of avalanche accidents in Canada from 1978 to 1985 are included.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
IdentifierIRC-P-1468
NRC number27950
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NPARC number20331611
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Record identifier848a8216-f7a6-4cbc-9c5a-dcba9078cab9
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-10-04
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