Accession Number : ADA117839

Title :   Snowpack Profile Analysis Using Extracted Thin Sections.

Descriptive Note : Special rept.,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH

Personal Author(s) : Harrison,William L

PDF Url : ADA117839

Report Date : May 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A method is presented for obtaining snow profiles for analysis. The method and required equipment replace former methods such as the 'roaring bonfire' technique and the use of dyes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Snow, Cold regions, Behavior, Structural analysis, Physical properties, Rupture, Loads(Forces), Test methods, Feasibility studies, Army research

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE