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Webinar Recording- Building a Better Bird Map: Audubon Alaska’s 2017 Ecological Atlas of the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort Seas

Max Goldman, Marine Ecologist For Audubon Alaska The Ecological Atlas of the Bering, Chukchi and Beaufort Seas is a comprehensive, trans-boundary atlas that represents the current state of knowledge in a wide breadth of relevant Arctic marine domains centered around the … Continue reading

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Webinar: Mapping the Human Footprint Across the Boreal

Webinar: Mapping the Human Footprint Across the Boreal Marcus Geist, Alaska Center for Conservation Science The Alaska Center for Conservation Science (ACCS) at the University of Alaska Anchorage, in partnership with the Northwest Boreal Landscape Conservation Cooperative (NWB LCC), embarked … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinar: Assessment of the Application of Climate Information in Wildfire Management in Alaska: Experiences from the Alaska Fire Science Consortium

A webinar will be held on October 24th examining how the Alaska Fire Science Consortium contributes to fire management in Alaska. Assessment of the Application of Climate Information in Wildfire Management in Alaska: Experiences from the Alaska Fire Science Consortium … Continue reading

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Northwest Boreal LCC Anthropogenic Footprint Maps Available

Understanding the current, and historical, extent of human development is an important component to effectively managing ecosystems. The Alaska Center for Conservation Science at the University of Alaska Anchorage, in partnership with the Northwest Boreal Landscape Conservation Cooperative, embarked on … Continue reading

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2017 Fall Alaska Fire Science Workshop to be held October 10

In association with the Alaska Interagency Fall Fire Review, the Alaska Fire Science Consortium will host a half-day workshop on October 10, 2017. Topics include economic and ecological effects of fuel treatments, exploring future fire scenarios, tundra fire, and seasonal … Continue reading

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Yukon North Slope Traditional Knowledge Report Available

A new report, Inuvialuit Traditional Knowledge of Wildlife Habitat on the Yukon North Slope, detailing traditional knowledge of important species along the Yukon North Slope has been released. Inuvialuit Traditional Knowledge of Wildlife Habitat on the Yukon North Slope Prepared … Continue reading

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Aleutian Vessel Drift Modeling Webinar Recording

A webinar discussing an ongoing analysis of simulated disabled ship drift dynamics was held on Tuesday, August 22. Ben Matheson presened work supported by the Aleutian and Bering Sea Islands LCC, as well as Wildlife Conservation Society and Genwest. Understanding … Continue reading

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Webinar September 5th: Supporting the Earth Science Community through Holistic Data Management Approaches

A webinar will be held on September 5th at 12:00 p.m.(AK): “Supporting the Earth Science Community through Holistic Data Management Approaches” Presenter: Rob Bochenek, Axiom Data Science This talk will describe the end-to-end cyber infrastructure developed to support stakeholders in … Continue reading

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Alaska Aspen Workshop Registration Open

The Alaska Aspen Workshop registration is now open and posted at http://www.alaska.forestry.org/alaska. A 3-day workshop will take place beginning in Fairbanks on September 12, 2017 to discuss the ecology and management of aspen in Alaska’s Interior. The rest of the … Continue reading

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Alaskan U.S. National Vegetation Classification Workshop Announced

A workshop to bring the new U.S National Vegetation Classification forward in Alaska and develop plans for new Landfire work will take place in November. U.S National Vegetation Classification Workshop: Meeting Landfire Needs and Beyond Date: Nov 7-9, 2017 Location: … Continue reading

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