Webinars

An Exploration of Kodiak Wind Events

Perry Dehne, NOAA; Julia Ruthford, NOAA; & Emily Niebuhr, NOAA NWS

In this presentation, the factors leading to this strong wind event will be explored in-depth. A climatology of the top 10 wind events to occur in Kodiak City will be presented & classified based on similar synoptic and mountain wave properties.

A Collaboration with Rural Alaskans: The Driftwood Harvest in a Changing Climate

Dr. Chas Jones, ORISE Post-doctoral Research Fellow, US Environmental Protection Agency

This study examined flood events in the Yukon River with the goal of understanding how actual or perceived changes in driftwood availability are related to river hydrology and how future changes in hydrology may affect the driftwood harvest.

A One Health Approach to Climate Change

Mike Brubaker, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium

The Alaska One Health Group was formed in early 2013, an initiative of the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Center for Climate and Health, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, Arctic Investigations Program.

A Tale of Two Synthesis Efforts: the PacMARS & SOAR programs

Jackie Grebmeier (UMCES) and Sue Moore (NOAA/Fisheries)

Jackie Grebmeier (UMCES) and Sue Moore (NOAA/Fisheries) will provide a joint presentation on the PacMARS and SOAR programs, including the intent from the outset that the two synthesis efforts be complimentary.

Adapt Alaska: Collaborative Approaches To Addressing Climate Adaptation Planning

Davin Holen, Coastal Community Resilience Specialist, Alaska Sea Grant

Adapt Alaska is a website developed by a collaborative to create a space for discussion between communities, tribes, agencies, and nonprofits to enable communities to successfully adapt to rapidly changing landscape, ocean, & climate conditions across AK.

Alaska 2018 Climate Review

Rick Thoman, ACCAP

2018 was another exceptional year climate-wise around Alaska, this presentation will review these events and provide the context for another year for the record books.

Alaska Climate Dispatch: A State-Wide Seasonal Summary and Outlook

John Walsh, International Arctic Research Center; Sarah Trainor, ACCAP; and Gerd Wendler, Alaska Climate Research Center

The quarterly Alaska Climate Dispatch will provide seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks in one easily accessible document.

Alaska Hydrologic Conditions going into Spring 2018

Jessica Cherry, National Weather Service

This talk will provide a brief overview of current hydrologic conditions and notable events over the past winter and an outlook for breakup on the larger rivers this spring.

Alaska Center for Climate Assessment & Policy

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