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Previous Changing Arctic Ecosystems Seminars

2015-2016 Seminar Series

October 8, 2015 Wildlife response to a warming Arctic: The Science of "Winners and Losers - John Pearce and Caroline Van Hemert
November 18, 2015 Influence of surface water connectivity on Arctic lake fish assemblages and freshwater food webs in a changing climate - Sarah Laske
January 7, 2016 Methodology and tools for Alaska Science Center data management - Stan Smith
February 19, 2016
(notice date change)
Research reports by Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program student interns
March 10, 2016 Goose grazing systems on the Arctic Coastal Plain and their response to climate change: Is there a limit to growth? - Jerry Hupp and Brandt Meixell
April 7, 2016 The effect of sea ice availability on walrus activity and energetics - Rebecca Taylor
May 12, 2016 Movement and resource selection by Pacific Walrus in the Chukchi Sea - Bill Beatty

2014-2015 Seminar Series

October 9, 2014 USGS Changing Arctic Ecosystems Initiative: A summary of results, decisions informed, and research plans for the next 5 years - John Pearce and Karen Oakley
November 13, 2014 Ecological and behavioral factors affecting polar bear responses to sea ice loss: Comparisons between Chukchi and southern Beaufort Sea polar bears - Karyn Rode
December 11, 2014 Geographic and temporal variability in the timing of the growing season across ecoregions in Alaska: a retrospective examination, 1982-2010 - Dave Ward
January 8, 2015 Increased reproductive success in Greater White-fronted geese: Evidence of climate-mediated response? - Tom Fondell and Brandt Meixell
February 12, 2015 Evaluation of next generation sequencing to quantify walrus diet from fecal material - Sarah Sonsthagen
March 12, 2015 Polar Bear POV: linking behavior to energy rates to quantify response to a changing environment - Anthony Pagano
April 9, 2015 Linking subsurface flow and lake drainage to ecology and wildlife habitat of Arctic Coastal Plain Lakes - Josh Koch
April 30, 2015 Spatial Heterogeneity in Population Trends of Geese Breeding on the Arctic Coastal Plain, Alaska - Courtney Amundson
May 14, 2015 Walrus activity relative to ice availability in the Chukchi Sea - Chad Jay

2013-2014 Seminar Series

April 19, 2013 Introduction, Background and Objectives of CAE - Tony DeGange
May 10, 2013 Climatic influences on geese of the North Slope of Alaska - Paul Flint & Jerry Hupp
June 14, 2013 Coupling evolutionary and ecological approaches to forecast tundra refugia in northern Alaska – Andrew Hope
July 12, 2013 Pacific walrus bioenergetics - Mark Udevitz
August 9, 2013 Water Budgets and Nutrient Cycling on the Arctic Coastal Plain - Josh Koch
September 13, 2013 Changes in the abundance and distribution of birds in the Boreal-Arctic transition zone – Lance McNew and Colleen Handel
Due to the government shutdown, no seminar was held in October.
November 8, 2013 Polar bears as a model system for linking environmental change to biological processes – Todd Atwood
December 13, 2013 Climatic influences to the habitat quality for caribou on the North Slope of Alaska – David Gustine
January 10, 2014 Walrus behaviors and habitat associations in the Chukchi Sea – Chad Jay
February 14, 2014 Climate impacts on food webs in lake ecosystems - Joel Schmutz
March 14, 2014 Foundations of Forecasting: Estimating Pacific Walrus Population Parameters Using Sparse Data - Rebecca Taylor
April 11, 2014 Wildlife disease in a rapidly changing Arctic - Caroline Van Hemert


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