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AK CASC-supported Report Highlights Climate Impacts and Community Response in Juneau

By Molly Tankersley | July 13, 2022

Today, the Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center (ACRC) at the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) released a comprehensive report on the impacts and response to climate change in Juneau titled, Juneau’s Changing Climate and Community Response.…

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