Post-Control Release Seminar

Savage, Scott
December 2011
Avalanche Review;Dec2011, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p11
Academic Journal
The article discusses the highlights a professional development seminar hosted by the Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center in Bozeman, Montana on March 9, 2011. The post-control release (PCR) and surprise avalanche workshop was sponsored by the American Avalanche Association (AAA). Karl Birkeland of the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) National Avalanche Center at Montana State University reviewed some of the basic fracture-mechanics principles.


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