Oct 1 2019

AK CASC presentations at the Northwest Climate Conference

poster for the Northwest Climate Conference

The Northwest Climate Conference will be in Portland, Oregon from October 8-10th.

Are you attending the Northwest Climate Conference in Portland, Oregon? If so, check out these presentations from the Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center. On October 8th-10th, the conference will bring together practitioners, scientists, tribal communities, and decision-makers to share knowledge, ideas, and best practices related to climate change science, impacts, and adaptation in the Pacific Northwest. Topics include drought, wildfire, extreme events, coastal flooding, human and ecosystem health, and resiliency planning. 

The AK CASC is a sponsor of the 10th Northwest Climate Conference, promoting collaboration across the Pacific Northwest region and opportunities to build partnerships. In addition to attendance by many of our scientists and fellows, the following AK CASC work will be presented during the workshop and poster sessions. Visit the conference website for the full meeting schedule.


Presenter Type Title Time
Rick Lader Talk High-resolution climate modeling for Southeast Alaska 1:05-1:25pm, Wednesday, Oct. 9th
Gabe Wolken Talk Community Snow Observations (CSO): Using Citizen Science to Improve Snow Modeling 3:50-4:10pm, Thursday, Oct. 10th
Peter Bieniek Poster Evaluating fire weather indices to support fire management decisions in Alaska 6-8pm, Wednesday, Oct. 9th