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Another Avalanche in B.C. Kills Two
Offbeat  (tags: Avalanche, claim, two more, environment )

- 3383 days ago -
The Valemount RCMP say a slide in the Wells Gray provincial park near MacAndrew Lake buried three skiers, killing two men on Saturday afternoon
Several Snowmobilers Die in B.C. Avalanche
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, humans, environment, Avalanche, snowmobilers, deaths )

- 3390 days ago -
A massive search-and-rescue operation was underway on a mountain in southeastern B.C. Saturday night after several people were killed, dozens injured and many more trapped in an avalanche.Hundreds of people watching
Pigs Buried Alive for Avalanche Research!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pigs, killing, avalanche, environment, protection )

- 3446 days ago -
In order to save human lives and study the effects of being buried in avalanches, researchers buried live pigs in snow while monitoring them as they died. The research was conducted in order to better understand the effects of oxygen deprivation from
11-Year-Old Boy Says TV Show About Avalanches Saved His Life
Offbeat  (tags: boy, TV, show, avalanche, saved, life, buried, ski, resort, survive, Discovery )

- 4196 days ago -
PARK CITY, Utah--An 11-year-old boy said a TV show about surviving an avalanche helped him when he was buried by one at a ski resort. "Create air pockets," Max Zilvitis told himself, recalling a show on the Discovery Channel. Avalanche buried him 30 mins.

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