Past Events

When: 
Tue, 10/28/2014
Where: 
Online: 10:00-11:30 am AKDT

This series of three workshops will include presentations and discussions of how coastal erosion on the North Slope of Alaska impacts local communities, potential responses to those impacts, related cultural and economic factors, and best practices for a long-term observing (LTO) network that could contribute to community planning and response. Ann Gibbs of the U.S. Geological Survey will be speaking on regional shoreline changes and coastal erosion hazards.

When: 
Tue, 10/21/2014 to Fri, 10/24/2014
Where: 
Woods Hole, Massachusetts

The Forum for Arctic Ocean Modeling and Observational Synthesis (FAMOS) is an international effort to focus on enhancing collaboration and coordination among Arctic marine and sea ice modelers, theoreticians and observationalists synthesize major results from the field studies and coordinated numerical experiments.

'Integrating Spatial and Temporal Scales in the Changing Arctic System: Towards Future Research Priorities'
When: 
Tue, 10/21/2014 to Fri, 10/24/2014
Where: 
Plouzané, France

The Arctic in Rapid Transition initiative (ART, http://www.iarc.uaf.edu/ART), an official IASC network (http://www.iasc.info), the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS, www.apecs.is), and the European Institute for Marine Studies (IUEM, France, http://www-iuem.univ-brest.fr) organize a joint workshop on “Integrating spatial and temporal scales in the changing Arctic System: towards future research priorities” (ISTAS worksho

Bridging Disciplines to Solve Today’s Challenges in Resource Management
When: 
Mon, 10/20/2014 to Fri, 10/24/2014
Where: 
Juneau, Alaska

Organizers announce open registration and a call for abstracts for the 2014 Joint Meeting of the Alaska Sections of the American Water Resources Association, American Fisheries Society, and the Southeast Alaska Fish Habitat Partnership. The meeting, entitled "Bridging Disciplines to Solve Today's Challenges in Resource Management," will convene 20-24 October 2014 in Juneau, Alaska.

Together Toward Tomorrow - Conservaration, Partners, and Landscapes
When: 
Thu, 10/23/2014 to Fri, 10/24/2014
Where: 
Washington, D.C.

About the Workshop:
Conservation innovation is woven through our nation’s heritage. It is today and will be for decades and centuries to come an essential element of our future. Large landscape collaborative conservation is a fresh approach to the conservation challenges of the 21st century, linking public, private, non- profit and academic resources in novel, strategic, and enduring ways.

When: 
Thu, 10/23/2014
Where: 
Online: 1:30-3:00 pm AKDT

This series of three workshops will include presentations and discussions of how coastal erosion on the North Slope of Alaska impacts local communities, potential responses to those impacts, related cultural and economic factors, and best practices for a long-term observing (LTO) network that could contribute to community planning and response. Anne Garland of Applied Research in Environmental Sciences Nonprofit, Inc., will be speaking on community-based monitoring of critical coastal infrastructure for the City of Barrow.

When: 
Wed, 10/22/2014
Where: 
Online: 2:00-3:00 pm EDT

The Canadian Risk and Hazard Network holds an annual conference each year. This year the event is being held in Toronto, Canada. As part of this conference David Diabo (Assembly of First Nations) and Brenda Murphy (Wilfrid Laurier University) are running a series of five special sessions called: Promoting Aboriginal Resilience: Sharing Knowledge to Increase Disaster Risk Reduction. In the first session we are partnering with the Arctic Observing Network and Applied Research in Environmental Sciences Nonprofit, Inc. to offer a webinar of the first presentation (see details below).

When: 
Sun, 10/19/2014 to Wed, 10/22/2014
Where: 
Vancouver, British Columbia

Discover new science in the hundreds of sessions, trips, courses, and events. GSA is where geoscience professionals come to get engaged, get educated, get inspired, and enjoy each moment.

Please visit the conference website (above link) for information regarding to the program, registration, pre-conference field trips and more.

”Reindeer herding and land use management – Nordic perspectives”
When: 
Mon, 10/20/2014 to Tue, 10/21/2014
Where: 
Rovaniemi, Finland

This seminar is second in the line of Nordic reindeer husbandry seminars organised in the framework of NJF (Nordic Association of Agricultural Sciences). The organiser of the seminar is a recently established Reindeer Husbandry Section at the NJF (http://www.njf.nu/site/redirect.asp?p=3926), promoting research on reindeer husbandry related issues in the Nordic countries.).

”Reindeer herding and land use management – Nordic perspectives”
When: 
Mon, 10/20/2014 to Tue, 10/21/2014
Where: 
Rovaniemi, Finland

This seminar is second in the line of Nordic reindeer husbandry seminars organised in the framework of NJF (Nordic Association of Agricultural Sciences). The organiser of the seminar is a recently established Reindeer Husbandry Section at the NJF (http://www.njf.nu/site/redirect.asp?p=3926), promoting research on reindeer husbandry related issues in the Nordic countries.).