Avalanche Forecasting in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Tajikistan

Submitted by Doug Chabot on Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:00

Home of the Karakorum, Hindu Kush and Pamir mountains, Central Asia has a serious avalanche hazard.  Mountain communities throughout Pakistan, Afghanistan and Tajikistan experienced a widespread avalanche cycle in March 2012 and again in February 2015 that destroyed villages, killed livestock and took the lives of hundreds of residents.

The Avalanche Review
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