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Author Fredston rows Alaska and the Arctic

...major trip. Fredston and Fesler wrote a book on mountaineering, "Snow Sense," and as co directors of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center they provide training, avalanche hazard evaluation and mountain rescue training. They have been featured...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...search. ``This is a big accident - it's a very long fracture,'' Jill Fredston, co-director of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center in Anchorage, said Tuesday. ``And the thing that makes (the search) very hard is that we had multiple...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...deaths, nearly double the typical entire year, said Doug Fesler, an avalanche hazard consultant with the Alaska Mountain Safety Center in Anchorage. The latest deaths came Tuesday when Katrina Winchell and Matthew Brakel of Juneau died after...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042999/Loc_avalanche.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...run around a half-million dollars. ``It's a real landmark ordinance,'' said Jill Fredston of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center. Doug Fesler of the safety center performed the Cordova slide study upon which the ordinance is based. City...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051600/Loc_aval.shtml
Alaska Digest

...for a snowboarder buried by an avalanche at Hatcher Pass, Alaska State Troopers said. Jill Fredston of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center, two search and rescue dogs and their handlers began an initial search where Brendan Smart, 24, of Anchorage...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030206/sta_20060302009.shtml
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How to steer clear of 'white death'

...U.S. Forest Service in Idaho. Four of the 13 victims were in Southeast Alaska, said Jill Fesler of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center, including one climber, the two Juneau snowboarders and one hiker. The Forest Service began monitoring avalanche...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120399/Loc_avalanche.html
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Searchers continue hunt for victims of avalanche

...search. ``This is a big accident - it's a very long fracture,'' Jill Fredston, co-director of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center in Anchorage, said Tuesday. ``And the thing that makes (the search) very hard is that we had multiple...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032499/Loc_search.html
Local
Cordova bans construction in high-risk avalanch zones

...run around a half-million dollars. ``It's a real landmark ordinance,'' said Jill Fredston of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center. Doug Fesler of the safety center performed the Cordova slide study upon which the ordinance is based. City...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051600/Loc_aval.html
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Waiting for the big slide

...from Alaska to Greenland to Norway. From October to May, they work seven days a week, co-directing the Alaska Mountain Safety Center, instructing people how not to get caught in avalanches, mapping hazardous areas and forecasting for possible...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102005/thi_20051020026.shtml
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State Briefs

...the knees," said Fredston, who runs the Alaska Mountain Safety Center with her husband, Doug Fesler. Because there...avalanches aren't an exact science. The Alaska Mountain Safety Center in Anchorage offers classes as do some snowmachine...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122701/sta_briefs.shtml
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