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Month: October 2015

Core of permafrost with a lens of ice at its deepest end.

27Oct
Permafrost and ice core Soil microorganisms are biogeochemical forces of global significance. They affect nutrient availability to plants, the amount...
Low intensity fire burning through understory of a mixed conifer forest.

27Oct
Low intensity fire burning through understory of a mixed conifer forest. Fire plays an important role in controlling structure and function...
Early morning at the Carbon in Permafrost Experimental Heating Project (CiPEHR) in Alaska with permafrost in the foreground, mountains in the background.

27Oct
Early morning at the Carbon in Permafrost Experimental Heating Project (CiPEHR) in Alaska Global change affects plants and soil in...
An Alaska Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 1st Battalion, 207th Aviation Regiment, drops approximately 700 gallons of water from a “Bambi Bucket” on to the Stetson Creek Fire near Cooper Landing, Alaska, June 17. Two AKARNG Black Hawk helicopters flew a total of 200 bucket missions, dumping more than 144,000 gallons of water on the 300-acre Stetson Creek Fire on the Kenai Peninsula. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Balinda O’Neal)

16Oct
An Alaska Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 1st Battalion, 207th Aviation Regiment, drops approximately 700 gallons of...
Northern Arizona University campus in the summer showing buildings in the foreground and the San Francisco Peaks in background.

15Oct
Northern Arizona University: PhD and MS positions in Ecosystem Ecology are available in the Center for Ecosystem Science in Society...