Item: The Cyberspace Snow and Avalanche Center an Avalanche Information Center for the Future
Title: The Cyberspace Snow and Avalanche Center an Avalanche Information Center for the Future
Proceedings: Proceedings of the 1996 International Snow Science Workshop, Banff, Canada
- Jim Frankenfield [ Cyberspace Snow and Avalanche Center, 297 Hawthorne Ave, Eugene, OR 97404 USA ]
Abstract: The Cyberspace Snow and Avalanche Center, or CSAC, is an internet based avalanche center which provides reports on current weather and snowpack conditions, educational information, and more. It is international in scope. The organization is a public-interest non-profit and has tax exempt (501c3) status from the United States Department of Treasury (IRS). The project is a grassroots effort operating entirely on volunteer efforts and has a broad base of support from the public, the outdoor industry, the media, and numerous avalanche professionals.
Language of Article: English
Keywords: forecasting, snowpack conditions, weather, media
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