Natural Disaster

Avalanche

Avalanche

An avalanche is a phenomenon of nature. When there is too much snow on a mountain, some of the snow may fall, causing damage to things in its path.

People talk about avalanches because they may be dangerous to skiers and other people doing winter sports.

Snow avalanches are caused when weather changes. Also storms, temperature, wind, vegetation and in general.

Precautions

Before performing any activity in winter in the mountains, it is always advisable to consult the part of the risk of avalanches, before leaving the mountain. If you cannot escape the avalanche, try to sustain a rock or a sturdy tree. If it is a small or is near the edge of this avalanche.