Research Ask: ATES/KAST Survey

A3 seeks to further research related to snow and avalanche professionals. Please respond if you meet the criteria for this ATES research, and feel...

Avalanche Safety: A Conversation with Halsted Morris

A3 is often asked to contribute avalanche expertise to news and education articles. Read Halsted Morris's conversation here.

Research Ask: Avalanche Professionals & Mental Health

A3 seeks to further research related to snow and avalanche professionals. Please respond if you meet the criteria for Eric's research, and feel free to pass along to others who do, as well.

Thinking in Risk

This article by Grant Statham originally ran on Powder Cloud on February 12, 2021 and has been reprinted with their permission.  You can read the...

Opportunity: Women’s Professional Workshop

A3 is committed to connecting snow and avalanche professionals with ongoing professional development opportunities. If you're interested in attending the Northwest Avalanche Center's Women's...

A3 Announces CIL Photo Contest Winners

Here at A3, we’re always on the lookout for photos of really big avalanches—and the same goes for action shots of explosives in action....

Research Ask: Understanding Backcountry Decision-Making

A3 seeks to further research related to snow and avalanche professionals. This research seeks to understand backcountry decision-making.

Seminar: DEI in the Avalanche World

In March 2021, A3 hosted the online seminar DEI in the Avalanche World with talks on diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Survey: Effect of COVID-19 Pandemic on Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding

Researchers will use the data from this backcountry use survey to understand changes in backcountry use due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Research Ask: Ski Patrol Survey

A3 seeks to further research related to snow and avalanche professionals. Please respond if you meet the criteria for this research!

Featured Image: Utah Avalanche Center forecaster Trent Meisenheimer works in the field. Photo courtesy UAC.