"Steve Udd, left, a parent of a student in the program, and Gwyneth Lyman, 16, send small roller balls of snow ahead of them as they navigate a steep slope on snowshoes during an avalanche awareness field trip for teenagers, at Mount Baker, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)"
Here in Oklahoma we do not get a lot of snow. However, many of us vacation or may someday live in mountainous areas. What do you know about Avalanches? Read this article to learn how to be safe.
1. What two things did you learn from the article?
2. Would you rather be caught in an avalanche or a tornado? Explain.