Speaker: Jeffrey Brooks, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
Online: 10:00 a.m. AKST, 2:00 p.m. EST
The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) announces the next Arctic Research Seminar featuring Jeffrey Brooks, Social Scientist at the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). This event will be held online via Zoom.
Speaking: Rick Thoman, Alaska Center for Climate Assessment & Policy (ACCAP)
University of Alaska Fairbanks, or online: 12:00pm AKST, 4:00pm EST
The tools and techniques for making monthly and season scale climate forecasts are rapidly changing, with the potential to provide useful forecasts at the month and longer range. We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center's forecast for January 2020! and the late winter/early spring season. Feel free to bring your lunch and join the gathering in person or online to learn more about Alaska climate and weather.
Korea Polar Research Institute, Incheon, Republic of Korea
Abstract/registration submission no later than 22 November 2019.
The workshop aims to gather scientists and experts to deliberate on current Arctic issues in a broad context, including climate changes and human security in the Arctic, traditional knowledge and industrial development, collaboration between Arctic and non-Arctic states for pro-active response to rapid Arctic changes.
SouthCOP - The first Southern Hemisphere Regional Conference on Permafrost will include optional three day pre and post conference field trips, that will explore a range of landscapes, geological and glacial features within the Southern Alps.
Participants can opt for the whole roundtrip package, or choose the conference session portion and/or field excursions separately.
Abstract submissions now open, click here for guidelines and portal. Abstract extension deadline is 12 April 2019.
Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco, California, 12:30–1:30pm PST
Understanding the causes and consequences of environmental change in the most rapidly warming region of the globe—the Arctic—is vital for effective scientific and societal responses. In this town hall, the Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH) seeks best practices and ideas to further improve how we share knowledge of the Arctic with policy makers.
Student applications are open now for the Juneau Icefield Research Program 2020 field season. Application materials are due December 13 for priority consideration. Applications submitted after the due date will be considered on a rolling basis.