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  2. Common snowpack tests


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    A brief how-to for common snowpack tests to locate and assess instabilities within the snowpack, presented by Mike Conlan. Start times of tests in this video are as follows: 1:32 Compression…

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    • Estimating extreme avalanche runout for the Columbia Mountains and Fernie Area


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      Katherine Johnston explains her MSc research on statistical estimation of extreme avalanche runout for the Columbia Mountains and for the Fernie Area.

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      • How accurate are weather models in assisting avalanche forecasters?


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        Michael Schirmer talks about his results presented at the International Snow Science Workshop 2014 in Banff, Alberta. The conference paper is available here: http://www.ucalgary.ca/asarc/files/asarc/issw_o3.04.pdf

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        • Measuring the snowpack stress under skiers and snowmobiles


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          After one winter of field measurements for his MSc program, Scott Thumlert talks about the stress in the snowpack under skiers and snowmobiles.

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          • Propagation saw test (PST)


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            This video explains why the the PST was developed, shows two demonstrations of the propagation saw test, explains the usual interpretation of test results, and shows how it performed next to real…

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            • Vulnerability: Caught in an avalanche – then what are the odds?


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              This presentation is based on a paper by Bruce Jamieson and Alan Jones for the ISSW in Alaska in September 2012. It reviews risk concepts then summarizes quantitative vulnerability for buildings,…

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              • Nowcast with a forecast - Snow cover modelling for data sparse areas


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                Presentation by Sascha Bellaire during the 2012 CAA/CAC/CAF Spring Conference in Penticton, BC, Canada

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                • On "bridging"


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                  This presentation was given at the International Snow Science Workshop 2013 in Grenoble, France. Please see http://www.ucalgary.ca/asarc/publications for the full paper.

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                  • So, was it a size 5? Reflections on the Canadian Avalanche Size Classification


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                    Hopefully, this will spark discussion on how to classify avalanche size, especially for big avalanches. There is also another discussion video on a practitioner survey and the use of half sizes.

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                    • Monitoring melt-freeze crusts in the snowpack


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                      Ryan Buhler summarizes results from his last two winters of studying the changes in melt-freeze crusts after they are buried

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