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Day lodge for controversial Jumbo resort located in avalanche path

A risk assessment on the Jumbo ski resort near Invermere has found its proposed service building and day lodge are located in avalanche paths, prompting officials to determine it’s not compliant with its environmental assessment certificate. 383 more words

Local News

Taking on the Climate Challenge...

In today’s post we’ll be taking a closer look at the National Ski Areas Association Climate Challenge competition, how it measures resorts impact on the climate, and how a couple of resorts in particular have faired as competitors over a three year period from 2011 – 2013. 631 more words

CSR

It's a Team Effort

The buzz about corporations becoming more socially responsible is something a lot of companies, and even consumers, question the benefit of. There is a often a misunderstanding between top executives of the benefit CSR actions have not only on their company but on society as well. 447 more words

Ski Industry

Scant Tahoe Snow Leaves Ski Resorts Wanting

LAKE TAHOE (KRON) — KRON’s Emily Turner was reporting from the Sierras Saturday morning to talk about ski conditions in Tahoe. Unfortunately, snow levels have been low this season, but snow machines have been providing a foundation. 64 more words

News

Climate Change: The End of Skiing as We Know It?

Why should ski resorts care about climate change, and what can they do about it?

Climate change has become a popular buzzword over the past decade, and a frightening one for ski resorts. 532 more words

CSR

Corporations Plus Consumers - Can We Be A Team?

Even though the actions of the ski industry have caused clear destruction to the environment, one is left to wonder what is being done about it and the effectiveness of these efforts. 401 more words

CSR

Snow season forecast

Last winter started late but saw fantastic snowfalls and a solid snowbase for most of the season. As we move into autumn all us skiers, boarders and snow lovers are wondering what 2015 might look like. 290 more words