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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GEOL 410 - Snow Sciences: The Physics of Avalanches

Physical processes in avalanches and snow dynamics; snow pack accumulation, redistribution, meta-morphism, energy balance, ablation, and runoff. Field investigations are required under rigorous outdoor conditions.

Credits: (4)

By permission.
Three hours lecture and six hours field laboratory per week.

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