STUDY GUIDE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY
FOS317- Snow Management (2L, 2P)
Snowfalls, mechanical characteristics of snow. Equilibrium of snow. Methods of snow-cover measurement. Techniques of snow conservation. Ski-centres. Management and feasibility of ski-centres. Principles and techniques of snow and snow-cover control. Avalanches, mechanism and causes of avalanches, protection methods. Snow and winter tourism.