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University of Saskatchewan Model for Predicting Mountain Snowpack Provides Clearer Picture of Spring Runoff, Impacts of Climate Change

Mar 10, 2021 - Targeted News Service

(TNSJou) -- The University of Saskatchewan issued the following news release:

Scientists have developed a way to predict the depth and movement of snowpacks in the Canadian Rocky Mountains which will provide valuable information on spring runoff, risk of flooding, avalanche danger, and the impact of climate change.

After decades of research, a new model was developed by University of Saskatchewan (USask) researchers that for the first time successfully predicted mountain snowpack wit...