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Avalanche Safety: How-to Techniques for a Compression Test

Video Release Date: November 15, 2009
Video Source: YouTube

Cam Campbell, Public Avalanche Forecaster for the Canadian Avalanche Centre and Researcher for the University of Calgary’s Applied Snow and Avalanche Research, demonstrates how to assess snow stability using a compression test.

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