Visit Arches and discover a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms and textures unlike any other in the world. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches, in addition to hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive fins and giant balanced rocks. This red rock wonderland will amaze you with its formations, refresh you with its trails, and inspire you with its sunsets.
A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. New River Gorge National River in West Virginia encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.
Denali is six million acres of wild land, bisected by one ribbon of road. Travelers along it see the relatively low-elevation taiga forest give way to high alpine tundra and snowy mountains, culminating in North America's tallest peak, 20,310' Denali. Wild animals large and small roam un-fenced lands, living as they have for ages. Solitude, tranquility and wilderness await.
DOINews: Alaska CSC Participates in Fall 2013 American Geophysical Union Meeting
If you are traveling to the Fall 2013 AGU Meeting in San Fransisco, don't miss the many presentations from the Alaska Climate Science Center (AK CSC) staff and researchers!
A list of AK CSC Projects and Researchers Presenting at the 2013 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting can be found here.
A list of AK CSC Integrated Ecosystem Model (IEM) Researchers Presenting at the 2013 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting can be found here.
Also check out this talk from Jeremy Littell, Lead Research Scientist for the AK CSC:
1:40 PM - 1:55 PM on Tuesday 12/10; GC23G-01. The limits of statistical climate-fire modeling: what goes up must come down Jeremy S. Littell; Donald McKenzie
And the sessions co-organized by AK CSC staffers:
GC11A. GC11A. Paleoclimate, Observations, and Models: Water Resource Management Under Climate Variability and Change I Posters; Convener(s): Jeremy Littell, Qiuhong Tang (Chinese Academy of Sciences), Stephen Gray, and Benjamin Cook (NASA-GISS); Monday 12/9, 8:00 AM - 12:20 PM; Hall A-C (Moscone South)
GC14A. GC14A. Creating Policy-Relevant Resource Management Science under Climate Change II; Convener(s): Jake Weltzin (USA National Phenology Network), Mohammad Safeeq, Charles Luce (USDA Forest Service) and Jeremy Littell; Monday 12/9; 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM; 3003 (Moscone West)
GC41F. GC41F. Paleoclimate, Observations and Models: Water Resource Management Under Climate Variability and Change II (Virtual Option); Convener(s): Sally Langford (CIRES), Daniel Griffin (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution), Jeremy Littell and Gregory Pederson; 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM; 3002 (Moscone West)