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22.10.2014: Switzerland is to submit two of its cultural practices, namely the seasonal migration of livestock to high mountain pastures and managing avalanche danger, for inscription in the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. More
Avalanches, debris flows and rockfalls are everyday occurrences in the mountains. RAMMS is a software package that allows these natural hazard processes to be evaluated and facilitates an assessment of the influences of protective measures.