Endangered Ski Areas Around the World

By Megan Taylor Morrison
1/14/2013 1:12:44 PM

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A couple of recent reports have skiers worried.

According to new research published by the Natural Resources Defense Council and the journal Tourism Management, popular ski areas around the world may lose much of their snow due to climate change. Even worse, snow-making technology may not be able to save winter sports in many of these places due to higher average temperatures and drought.

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Check out the slideshow to see some of the at-risk ski areas.

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