Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate – Registration

Register by Jan 4 to submit comments on the IPCC Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere: https://www.ipcc.ch/apps/comments/srocc/sod/register.php Relevant chapters for mountain cryosphere in a changing climate (glaciers, permafrost, snow) include Chapter 2 (High Mountain Areas) and to some extent also Chapter 3 (Polar Regions) and Chapter 6 (Extremes, Abrupt Changes, and Managing Risks), in which [...]

By |2018-11-30T13:54:51-07:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

PhD graduate students – Energy, Environment and Society

PhD graduate students – Energy, Environment and Society | Boise State University The Human-Environment Systems research group at Boise State University will be accepting a cohort of four PhD students for a team-based research project focused at the intersection of energy, environment and society in the western United States. There is an increasing demand for energy in [...]

By |2018-11-30T13:27:48-07:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Mtn Clim Reflection: Anticipating Climate Change Impacts in Mountains

By Isabella Oleksy  --  Many mountainous regions are warming faster than the global average, including the western United States. Ecosystems are changing in response to multiple environmental stressors such as drought, beetle outbreaks, dust deposition, and changing snowpack, some of which are exacerbated by climate anomalies and global change in general. Disentangling the effects of natural [...]

By |2018-12-05T01:53:13-07:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: Home Page Featured, Mountain Sentinels Blog|

ICMSS 2019 : 21st International Conference on Mountain Science and Sustainability

Zurich, Switzerland - January 14-15, 2019 21st International Conference on Mountain Science and Sustainability aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Mountain Science and Sustainability. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to [...]

By |2018-11-07T14:11:31-07:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |