Adam and Will - Avalanches

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Avalanches:

Avalanches By Adam and Will

How a avalanche happens:

How a avalanche happens large mass of ice snow breaks away from the side of a mountain Surges down the mountain Adam

What sort of avalanches are there:

What sort of avalanches are there Slab avalanches Loose snow avalanches Wet avalanches Rock avalanches Ice fall avalanches Cornice fall avalanches And much more! Adam

What causes avalanches:

What causes avalanches Weather Snowfall Temperature Wind direction Slope angle Terrain Vegetation Adam

Where avalanches happen:

Where avalanches happen Slopes Mountains Ice lands Ledges Will

How fast an avalanche reaches up to:

How fast an avalanche reaches up to 80 miles (130 kilometres) per hour within about five seconds Adam

References:

References http://www.fsavalanche.org/Default.aspx?ContentId=4&LinkId=10&ParentLinkId=9 http://www.kidskonnect.com/subject-index/15-science/61-avalanche.html http://www.abc-of-snowboarding.com/info/avalanche-types.asp http://library.thinkquest.org/03oct/00477/NatDisasterPages/Thinkquest%20G.S.P./ Thinkquest/avalanche_causes . htmhttp ://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/avalanche-profile/

Attributions:

Attributions 'Himalayan Avalanche: hot? Imagine yourself here . 'http :// www.flickr.com/photos/12596956@N06/4790771931 ' Avalanche'http :// www.flickr.com/photos/14838182@N00/2280468954 ' RobieReid'http ://www.flickr.com/photos/36543076@'Dynamic Serenity' http://www.flickr.com/photos/38551575@N00/4013594219N00/3207155503 'the winds of skagit .' http:// www.flickr.com/photos/24582142@N00/4487519028 'Dynamic Serenity'http ://www.flickr.com/photos/38551575@N00/4013594219'Avalanche' http://www.flickr.com/photos/12187063@N02/4559224721

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