Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center
From Our Partners
New Paper on Climate Change in the Coastal Temperate Rainforest
Colin Shanley of the Nature Conservancy leads an international team of authors in a new paper exploring the implications of climate change in the north Pacific temperate rainforest. A pdf of the article can be found here
Tongass Climate Vulnerability Report Released
Tongass Advisory Committee
The US Forest Service announces selection of Tongass Advisory Committee members and Notice of Intent to Amend the Tongass Forest Plan. Visit the TAC website for more information.
In the Spotlight
New article on "Glacier-fed Life" in Hakai Magazine
Read about the importance of glaciers to downstream ecosystems in the coastal temperate rainforest.
Icefield-to-Ocean poster wins Vizzie award!
Congratulations to Kristin Timm at the Alaska Climate Science Center. Visit the Vizzie website
to see the details and view all the winning entries.
Southeast Communities at Risk from Ocean Acidification
A new study by UA researchers and funded by NOAA says that ocean acidification imperils Alaska’s fishing-dependent economy Read More >>
News & Events
2015 Juneau Marine Naturalist Symposium
May 7 & 8, 9:00 - 12:30, Egan Lecture Hall
Please see the schedule for more details.
April 9, 2015 - ACRC receives new grant to study yellow-cedar salvage market
ACRC is recipient of one of 43 Wood Innovations grants awarded nationwide. See USFS press release and project webpage for more information.
March 18, 2015 - Icefield-to-Ocean ecosystem paper published in the journal BioScience
A pdf of the article is available here.
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