News from IARC

Wind and wave modeling supports energy infrastructure in Alaska

By Heather McFarland | December 17, 2018

University of Alaska Fairbanks scientists presented their work at the American Geophysical Union’s fall meeting in Washington D.C. last week. Here are some research highlights from the world’s largest Earth…

Science and art illustrate changing marine Arctic ecosystem

By Heather McFarland | December 4, 2018

A recent study led by University of Alaska Fairbanks scientists Claudine Hauri and Seth Danielson is combining art and science to characterize the Chukchi Sea, a rapidly changing ecosystem off…

Researcher patents new method of tracking taxable infrastructure

By Heather McFarland | November 19, 2018

University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher Keith Cunningham has created a tool that urban planners and tax assessors can use to detect infrastructure changes. Property taxes are assessed based in part…

New newsletter explores community-based observations of Arctic change

By Heather McFarland | November 14, 2018

IARC’s Alaska Arctic Observatory & Knowledge Hub is excited to share their winter 2018 newsletter. Read about AAOKH’s work supporting community-based observations of changes in the seasonal cycle in Alaska’s…

Living off the land: Environmental impacts to access in Interior Alaska

By IARC Web Design | October 31, 2018

IARC affiliated Community Partnerships for Self Reliance recently partnered with several groups including Scenarios Network for Alaska + Arctic Planning to develop this visualization of change across Interior Alaska. Between…