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ISSW 1990: October 9-13, Big Fork, Montana

1990 Proceedings (Papers now hosted on-line at Montana State University)

Chair: Stan Bones
360+ participants; 33 papers; 11 countries


Among the topics presented were avalanche warning systems in Spain, quantitative studies of snow properties and avalanches, spatial variability of snow, and the effectiveness of air blasting in avalanche release.

6 posters and 8 commercial exhibits were presented. Two field trips were conducted, one to Big Mountain Ski Area and a second to Glacier National Park to the Goat Lick Spring Avalanche.

The banquet was done as an afternoon BBQ and John Montagne was the speaker.

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