Snow Drought Answered
Are you wondering why your yearly trip to Snowmass was canceled this year? Your questions are solved.
It starts with global warming.
This winter was super dry with very little snow. Ski experts say that it is wrong to totally blame the snow drought on human-caused heating of the planet, but, in reality, what else could it be? Auden Schendler, vice
This snowy paradise was not the case in the 11-12 winter.
This snowy paradise was not the case in the 11-12 winter.

president of sustainability at Aspen Skiing company, says, “Each decade gets hotter.”
Another important quote is from Mitt Romney. He says on the subject, “I think it’s important for us to reduce our emissions of pollutants and greenhouse gasses that may well be a contributor to the climate change and the global warmingthat you’re seeing.”, meaning that he believes that we, as humans have had a huge hand in the snow drought that took place last winter.



A librarian in the Grand Valley also says that the snow drought may pertain to global warming.
Now you know why your yearly trip to Snowmass was canceled, and ways to keep it planned next year.