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avalanche protection
Definition

The total of measures and devices implemented to protect people, property or natural resources from avalanche conditions, including avalanche forecasting and warning, avalanche zoning, ski testing and the use of explosives and other equipment to stabilize an avalanche area.

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Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/680