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Join AK CASC at one of the world’s largest scientific conferences next month! The American Geophysical Union Fall 2020 meeting will be held virtually from December 1st-17th, featuring thousands of hours of sessions and keynotes from the Earth and space sciences community.

AK CASC scientists and fellows will be presenting and convening sessions on a range of topics in climate research, communicating science, and more. Follow the International Arctic Research Center on social media, where we will be sharing live updates throughout AGU 2020.

TopicPresenterFormatDate & Time
Ignite Talk: Six surprising ways glacier loss impacts humankindJoanna YoungVirtualDecember 2nd, 12:50 AK
Here’s what 3°C looks like: Combining local observations, adaptations with western science in SW Alaska (GC001-02)Ryan TooheyVirtualDecember 7th, 3:04-3:08 AK
Looking Forward, Looking Back, while Building Resilience Today: Key Elements In Adaptation Planning with Alaska Native Communities (GC001-03)Malinda ChaseVirtualDecember 7th, 3:08-3:12 AK
Actionable Climate Science to Advance Fish, Wildlife, Habitat, and Cultural Resource Conservation I (GC001)Jeremy Littell (Convener)VirtualDecember 7th, 3:00-4:00 AK
Use of unmanned aerial vehicles and stakeholder-driven knowledge co-production enhance forecasting of the Suicide Basin glacier lake outburst flood in Juneau, Alaska (GC002-0015)Eran HoodPosterDecember 7th, 3:00 – 19:59 AK
From a vulnerability assessment toward regionally-coordinated, use-inspired science: Chugach National Forest and the Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center (GC002-0008)Jeremy LittellPosterDecember 7th, 3:00- 19:59 AK
Comparing Standard Drought Indices Against Streamflow and Vegetation Response Across Alaska (GC002-0002)Josh WalstonPosterDecember 7th, 3:00- 19:59 AK
Identification of Regions Susceptible to Thermokarst Initiation on the Alaska Arctic Coastal Plain Using Random Forest Models (C013-0014)Bob BoltonPosterDecember 8th, 3:00- 19:59 AK
Online Newspaper, Television, Radio, Digital Native, and Partisan News Coverage of the Fourth National Climate Assessment (SY016-06)Kristin TimmVirtualDecember 8, 4:54- 4:58 AK
Science and Society: Science Communication Practice, Research, and Reflection IV Posters(SY032)Kristin Timm (Convener)PosterDecember 10th, 3:00- 19:59
Developing a Culture of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in All Our Work, in All Our Places II Posters (SY031)Bob Bolton (Convener)PosterDecember 10th, 3:00- 19:59 AK
Science and Society: Science Communication Practice, Research, and Reflection I (SY038)Kristin Timm (Convener)VirtualDecember 10th, 18:00- 19:00 AK
Developing a Culture of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in All Our Work, in All Our Places I (SY037)Bob Bolton (Convener)VirtualDecember 10th, 6:00- 7:00 AK
Humanizing Science by Building Bridges Through Shared Conversation — The Alaska Voices Project (SY041-09)Bob BoltonVirtualDecember 11th, 3:25- 3:28 AK
Science and Society: Science Communication Practice, Research, and Reflection II eLightning (SY041)Kristin Timm (Convener)VirtualDecember 11, 3:00- 4:00 AK
Science and Society: Science Communication Practice, Research, and Reflection III eLightning (SY043)Kristin Timm (Convener)VirtualDecember 11, 15:00- 16:00 AK
The Alaska Garden Helper: A Web Tool Addressing Food Security and Climate Change (GC071-0007)Nancy FrescoPosterDecember 11th,
3:00- 19:59 AK
Glacier shrinkage impacts dissolved and particulate organic carbon export from coastal temperate forested watersheds (B083-06)Jason FellmanVirtualDecember 14, 4:45- 4:48 AK
Arctic Climate Change: Sensitivities to the Forcing Scenario in CMIP6- Invited (A168-01)John WalshVirtualDecember 14, 18:00-18:04 AK