Item: Institutional arrangements for snow avalanche management in canada
Title: Institutional arrangements for snow avalanche management in canada
Proceedings: 1984 International Snow Science Workshop, Aspen, Colorado, USA
Authors: Rhoda Charlene McFarlane
Abstract: The objectives of this paper are twofold: to identify the agencies involved in avalanche management in Canada and to evaluate the institutional arrangements of those agencies. The findings indicate that avalanche management strategies are not very sophisticated when compared with other countries such as Switzerland or parts of the United States.
Keywords: avalanche management, agencies, snow avalanche
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