Item: The american association of avalanche professionals
Title: The american association of avalanche professionals
Proceedings: 1986 International Snow Science Workshop, Lake Tahoe, California, USA
Authors: Sue A. Ferguson
Abstract: This paper describes the formation of an association of avalanche professionals in the United States. It was presented to the participants of the 1986 ISSW for their comments and input. Included is a brief historical description of avalanche work in the United States. Also, activities undertaken thus far to organize the association are outlined. Finally a brief description of the ISSW participant's response and the steps taken to incorporate their ideas is presented.
Keywords: formation, ideas
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