Melting glaciers could speed up carbon emissions into the atmosphere

Melting glaciers could speed up carbon emissions into the atmosphere

Molly TankersleyMarch 16, 2021
Article adapted from the University of Leeds The loss of glaciers worldwide enhances the breakdown of complex carbon molecules in rivers, potentially contributing further to climate change. AK CASC researcher and UAS Professor of Environmental…
Position Opening: Postdoctoral Researcher in Boreal Wildfire Dynamics

Position Opening: Postdoctoral Researcher in Boreal Wildfire Dynamics

Molly TankersleyFebruary 16, 2021
The Alaska CASC and the University of Alaska Fairbanks are seeking early career researchers interested in wildland fire and climate change. We are searching for a scientist interested in boreal wildfire dynamics and natural resource…
AK CASC Supports Inaugural Cohort of UAF Climate Scholars

AK CASC Supports Inaugural Cohort of UAF Climate Scholars

Mike DelueJanuary 28, 2021
The University of Alaska Fairbanks’ new Climate Scholars Program launched last spring to meet student demands for climate science focused courses, and workforce demands for interdisciplinary climate science skills. This year’s cohort will receive financial…
Applications open for Inspiring Girls Expeditions

Applications open for Inspiring Girls Expeditions

IARC Web DesignDecember 15, 2020
By Heather McFarland, International Arctic Research Center Inspiring Girls Expeditions invites applications for its summer 2021, tuition-free, wilderness science education programs. The expeditions are open to 16- and 17-year-old girls. Alaskans are encouraged to apply,…
AK CASC at AGU 2020

AK CASC at AGU 2020

Molly TankersleyNovember 23, 2020
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…
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