Effects of Avalanches?

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Avalanches can cause death, damage properties and interrupt transportation corridors. In a harsh winter, avalanches can close mountain highways. Recreation and ski regions can also close due to avalanches or the dangers of avalanches.
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Avalanches happen becaause of movement and loud noises. It happens when there is a fresh snowfalll.
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On whose populations? People living in the path of the avalanche usually suffer a marked decline in population.
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Avalanches can lead to loss of life, property destruction, and disruption of transportation corridors. During a harsh winter, avalanches can close up mountain highways. Recreation and ski regions can also close as a result of avalanches or the warning of avalanches.
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