ACCAP Webinar: Tundra be Dammed - Beaver Colonization of the Arctic
Speaker: Ken Tape, Research Associate Professor Geophysical Institute Snow, Ice and Permafrost Group University of Alaska Fairbanks
Event Type: Webinars and Virtual Events
When: 27 November 2019
Where: Online or In-person at University of Alaska Fairbanks, Akasofu/IARC 407: 10:00-11:00am AKST, 2:00-3:00pm EST
Using time series of satellite images, we have observed hundreds of new beaver ponds in tundra regions of western and northern Alaska. This talk will describe beaver movement into arctic tundra regions and some predicted implications for tundra ecosystems.