The Saltation Layer | 10 Things You Didn’t Know About…

From a bunker built in the path of an avalanche, scientists discovered the saltation layer at the centre of every avalanche.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 6'55''
  • Broadcast year: 2008
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Glacial landscapes | Glacial landforms | Ice

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: 10 Things You Didn't Know About...
  • Episode: Avalanches