SPEAKERS SUPPORTERS
RAFFLE ITEMS SCHEDULE
WORKSHOP

O'Shaughnessy Cultural Arts Center in Whitefish, Montana
Saturday, November 5, 2016
9:00am - 4:00pm
Pre-Register  - $25
At the door- $30

The Northern Rockies Snow and Avalanche Workshop will take place on Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 9:00am - 4:00 pm at the O'Shaughnessy Cultural Arts Center in Whitefish, Montana. NRSAW is a one-day gathering of avalanche professionals and winter backcountry enthusiasts.

2016 Tentative Workshop Agenda

8:00 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:15 Opening Remarks
9:15 - 9:45 Speaker 1 - Erich Peitzsch - A quick summary of last season at FAC and what's new for the upcoming season
9:45 - 10:05 Raffle and Video
10:05 - 10:35 Speaker 2 - Bruce Jamieson - Field observations and snowpack tests 
10:35 - 10:50 BREAK
10:50 - 11:30 Speaker 3 - Todd Wharton - Discussion about a fatal avalanche in Canyon Creek in the Whitefish Range in 2008.
11:30 - 11:50 Raffle and Video
11:50 -1:15 Lunch
1:15 - 1:45 Speaker 4 - Diana Saly - Using time lapse photography to monitor avalanche terrain.
1:45 - 2:05 Raffle and Video
2:05 - 2:35 Speaker 5 - Bruce Jamieson - How does isolating a small column stability test compare to sled or skier stress?
2:35 - 3:00 BREAK
3:00 - 3:40 Speaker 6 - Terry O'Connor - The medicine behind avalanche burials.
3:40 - 4:00 Closing