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NASA's Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment

ABoVE

Climate change in the Arctic and Boreal region is unfolding faster than anywhere else on Earth, resulting in reduced Arctic sea ice, thawing of permafrost soils, decomposition of long- frozen organic matter, widespread changes to lakes, rivers, coastlines, and alterations of ecosystem structure and function. NASA's Terrestrial Ecology Program is conducting a major field campaign, the Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE), in Alaska and western Canada, for 8 to 10 years, starting in 2015. ABoVE seeks a better understanding of the vulnerability and resilience of ecosystems and society to this changing environment.
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Announcements

  • Solicitation released for ABoVE airborne science campaign >>
  • NEW Publications We Hear About >>
    Updated: April 19, 2016
  • Proposals due for Carbon Cycle Science Solicitation>>
    Posted: April 5, 2016
  • The 14th International Circumpolar Remote Sensing Symposium — Sept.12-16, 2016 >>
    Posted: March 22, 2016
  • Learn how to be an Affiliated Member of the ABoVE Science Team >>
    Posted: November 17, 2015

Announcements Archive

Call for Papers or Abstracts

  • 14th International Circumpolar Remote Sensing Symposium >>
    Submissions due June 15, 2016
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