Numerical Simulation of Sea Ice, Ocean Circulation and Marine Biogeochemistry in the West Antarctic Peninsula (WAP)

September 27, 2017 | 2:30pm, 401 Akasofu- Cristina Schultz will discuss how over the past several decades, the West Antarctic Peninsula (WAP) has undergone physical and ecological changes at a rapid pace, with winter air temperatures warming up to 4.8 times the global average rate. Read More

Allocation of Time and Risk of Lyme: A Case of Ecosystem Service Income and Substitution Effects

September 14, 2017 | 2:30pm, 401 Akasofu- Kevin Berry will discuss how forests continue to be reservoirs for infectious diseases and undermines the potential recreational services by measuring the human response to environmental risk using exogenous variation in the risk of contracting Lyme Disease. Read More

Partnerships for Place-Based Problem Solving

July 25, 2017| 1:30pm, 401 Akasofu- For this seminar, Megan Godfrey and Sorina Seeley will discuss existing tensions that exist between managers and users, so that we are able to think more critically about what creates good relationships/partnerships and what needs to be addressed in order to obtain them. Read More