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Landward - Avalanche Awareness - Heather Morning

Duration: 00:45

The recent heavy snowfall this winter across the country has increased the risk of avalanches on Scotland’s mountains, and the need for greater awareness has also grown as a result of more recent tragedies in on the Scottish slopes.

Mountain Safety Advisor, Heather Morning from the Mountaineering Council of Scotland reveals some steps you can take before heading out to the mountains.

Available since: Tue 6 Apr 2010

This clip is from

Landward 2010/2011, Episode 1

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First broadcast: 09 Apr 2010

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