No snow in US mountains – level 1
There is no or little snow in many places in the US. It is a problem for winter businesses.
Rain and warm weather melt the snow. It is difficult to do activities like snowmobiling and skiing. Resorts need real snow during a busy time. This strange weather worries people. People in resorts depend on snow. Snow brings more tourists.
Experts say that winters are getting shorter, three weeks less than 100 years ago. This has a big impact on businesses. People must buy technologies to make snow. It is not possible to depend on natural snow only.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What impact does a shorter winter season have on businesses, particularly those that rely on snow for tourism and activities?
LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS
News in Levels is designed to teach you 3000 words in English. Please follow the instructions
How to improve your English with News in Levels:
- Do the test at Test Languages.
- Go to your level. Go to Level 1 if you know 1-1000 words. Go to Level 2 if you know 1000-2000 words. Go to Level 3 if you know 2000-3000 words.
- Read two news articles every day.
- Read the news articles from the day before and check if you remember all new words.
- Listen to the news from today and read the text at the same time.
- Listen to the news from today without reading the text.
- Answer the question under today’s news and write the answer in the comments.