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Avalanche awareness : a question of balance

Author: Betsy R ArmstrongSarah ConoverCecille CallierKnox WilliamsChuck Toulton; et al; All authors
Publisher: Denver, CO : Alliance Communications, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the three factors that affect snow stability - weather, terrain, and snowpack. Presents basic techniques for recognizing, evaluating and avoiding avalanche hazards. Also includes important techniques for safe winter travel, route finding, and rescue.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Betsy R Armstrong; Sarah Conover; Cecille Callier; Knox Williams; Chuck Toulton; Richard Armstrong; Alliance Communications.; American Association of Avalanche Professionals.; Colorado Mountain Club Foundation.; Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.; United States. Forest Service.; et al
OCLC Number: 20841150
Language Note: VHS.
Notes: Funded by the Gates Foundation with support from the U.S. Forest Service.
Sponsored by the American Association of Avalanche Professionals and the Colorado Mountain Club Foundation.
Credits: Cinematographer, Len Aitken ; original music, Dan Clawson ; editor, Len Aitken.
Performer(s): Cecille Callier.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Question of balance
Responsibility: Alliance Communications presents ; producer, Sarah Conover ; writers, Betsy Armstrong ... [et al.] ; narration, Cecille Callier.

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Discusses the three factors that affect snow stability - weather, terrain, and snowpack. Presents basic techniques for recognizing, evaluating and avoiding avalanche hazards. Also includes important techniques for safe winter travel, route finding, and rescue.

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