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Annual Report – 2021 Year in Review

Annual Report – 2021 Year in Review

Molly TankersleySeptember 3, 2021
The AK CASC Annual Report 2021 highlights developments over the last year while also diving deeper into the work of our scientists and staff.
Learn about the unique CASC collaboration studying ridge-to-reef and icefield-to-ocean connections across the Pacific

Learn about the unique CASC collaboration studying ridge-to-reef and icefield-to-ocean connections across the Pacific

Molly TankersleyAugust 30, 2021
Thousands of miles from the temperate rainforest of Alaska’s southern panhandle, the tropical watersheds of the Pacific Islands face surprisingly similar challenges in a changing climate.  As steep watersheds with dramatic environmental gradients are key…
Runoff from melting Juneau Icefield increases

Runoff from melting Juneau Icefield increases

Molly TankersleyJuly 19, 2021
Glacier runoff from one of the largest icefields in North America has been increasing for more than three decades, AK CASC researchers have found. As the Juneau Icefield continues to lose mass, the flow will…
Jessica Garron joins the Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center as Deputy Director

Jessica Garron joins the Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center as Deputy Director

Molly TankersleyJuly 7, 2021
Please welcome Jessica Garron, who recently joined the AK CASC as the deputy university director, as well as the newest research assistant faculty member at the International Arctic Research Center. Jessica was formerly an affiliated…
AK CASC Internship Opportunity: Alaska Fellows Program

AK CASC Internship Opportunity: Alaska Fellows Program

Molly TankersleyMay 20, 2021
The Alaska CASC is excited to announce an opportunity to join the Alaska Tribal Resilience Learning Network team through the Alaska Fellows Program‘s inaugural Fairbanks cohort. The Alaska Fellows Program (AFP) is a fall-to-spring residential…
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