This presentation will discuss methodology for operational avalanche forecasting. Including how the Fernie Avalanche Forecasting Team employs the Strategic Mind Set as developed by Roger Atkins. A review of the difficult season of 2017-18 and some of strategies employed to respond to those near miss and close call incidents.
Presented by: Robin Siggers, CAA Professional Member, Fernie Alpine Resort, Mountain Operations Manager.
Previously a FAR Ski Patroller and Avalanche Forecaster, CAATS
Instructor in the Level 1 and 3 courses.