Witness the Arctic - Online Issue Available

5 June 2013

Witness the Arctic
Online Issue Available
Spring 2013, Volume 17 Number 2

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Betsy Turner-Bogren
Email: betsy@arcus.org

The Spring 2013 issue of Witness the Arctic has been published online
and is available at: http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic.

Articles in this issue include:

Arctic Generations
- Perspectives on Exploring the Greenland Ice Sheet

Interagency Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH)
- Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH) News
- Local and Traditional Knowledge Stewardship: Managing Data and
Information from the Arctic

Arctic System Science Program
- Arctic System Science Program Update
- A Perspective on NSF's Arctic System Science Program

Arctic Social Sciences Program
- Climate Change and Human Mobility in Indigenous Communities of the
Russian North
- Understanding Arctic Indigenous Youth Resilience

Arctic Research Support and Logistics
- Workshop on Needs in Arctic Research Support and Logistics

Data Management
- ACADIS Data Management Services Expanded
- Chukchi Sea Industry Data Now Available to the Public

Science News
- Arctic Nearly Free of Summer Sea Ice by Mid Century

Science Education News
- NSF Selects Five U.S. Students for 2013 Joint Science Education Program
- Polar Science Weekend at Pacific Science Center: Eight Years of
Outreach and Partnership

Science Policy News
- White House Announces National Strategy for the Arctic Region

National Science Foundation News
- Suspension of the Postdoctoral Fellowships in NSF'S Polar Regions
Research Programs

Interagency News
- New Tool for First Responders in the Arctic: Arctic ERMA
- Next-Generation Ecosystem Experiment Examines Arctic Landscape's
Response to Climate Change
- Community-Based Water-Quality Monitoring in the Yukon River Basin and
the Kuskokwim Watershed

U.S. Arctic Research Commission
- USARC Sets Goals and Objectives for Arctic Research 2013-14

International News
- Arctic Council Leadership Transition at Eighth Ministerial Meeting
- Summit Gathers an International Audience to Discuss Sustained Arctic
Observing Systems

A Note From the ARCUS Executive Director
- A Tribute to Vera Alexander

A Note from the ARCUS President
- Evolution of the Arctic Forum in Times of Change

The next issue of Witness the Arctic will be published in fall of 2013.
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please contact Betsy Turner-Bogren at ARCUS (betsy@arcus.org).

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