UArctic Research Chair, Professor Jeff Welker, PhD student Tamara Hultunen and colleagues have discovered the potential mechanism behind the surprising increase in High Arctic Svalbard Reindeer populations published recently in Global Change Biology.
On October 14, Marius Jonassen and Hanne H. Christiansen became the second recipients of the Frederik Paulsen Arctic Academic Action Award (FP Award). The award is a high-level recognition and a 100,000-euro grant given to a project that transforms knowledge into action, addressing the impacts of climate change in the Arctic.
The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) and the Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) Collaborations invite registration for an virtual networking event with Arctic research funders on Monday, 7 November 2022, 9:00–10:30 a.m. AKDT/1:00–2:30 p.m. EDT.
In the video shot on site in Longyearbyen, Svalbard, the two winners of the 2022 award explain the focus of their PermaMeteoCommunity project, and how it makes a difference towards mitigating the effects of climate change.