Item: Spatial and Temporal Aspects of the Snow Avalanche Hazard, Glacier National Park, Montana, U.S.A.
Title: Spatial and Temporal Aspects of the Snow Avalanche Hazard, Glacier National Park, Montana, U.S.A.
Proceedings: 1986 International Snow Science Workshop, Lake Tahoe, California, USA
- David R. Butler
Abstract: Since 1910, snow avalanches in Glacier National Park have been geographically widespread and numerous. Avalanche incidences have a Park-wide distribution. Twelve people have been killed, and many more injured and/or transported by avalanches. Property damage is widespread.
Language of Article: English
Keywords: hazard, fatalities, injuries, property damage
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