Avalanche Risk Management REM 627 (5)
Interdisciplinary introduction to snow avalanches and the management of the associated risks. Embedded in an overall risk management framework, the course discusses the physics of avalanche formation, identification and characterization of avalanche terrain, the fundamentals of hazard assessment, and mitigation approaches in different contexts with practical examples from in Canada.
Tu, Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2532, Burnaby