Global Eyes on the New Arctic: Exploring the Trajectory Toward a New State and Responding to Rapid Change II Posters

Monday, 14 December 2015: 08:00-12:20
Poster Hall (Moscone South)
Primary Conveners:  Lauren M Everett, National Academy of Sciences, Polar Research Board, Washington, DC, United States
Conveners:  Jennifer Ann Francis, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, United States, Peter Schlosser, Columbia University, Dept. of Earth and Environmental Engineering and Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, New York, NY, United States and Waleed Abdalati, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
Chairs:  Jennifer Ann Francis, Rutgers University Newark, Newark, NJ, United States and Waleed Abdalati, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Peter Schlosser, Columbia University, Dept. of Earth and Environmental Engineering and Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, New York, NY, United States
White Arctic vs. Blue Arctic: Making Choices (80906)
Stephanie L Pfirman, Barnard College, Closter, NJ, United States, Robert Newton, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States and Peter Schlosser, Columbia University, Dept. of Earth and Environmental Engineering and Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, New York, NY, United States
Ice Thickness in the Northwest Passage (84986)
Christian Haas, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada and Stephen Howell, Environment Canada, Toronto, ON, Canada
Variability and Change in Seasonal Water Storage in the Major Arctic Draining Eurasian River Systems (67250)
Mark C Serreze, National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, CO, United States
Characteristics of Extreme Daily Precipitation Events over the Arctic Region (70603)
Caitlin Mc Shane, University of Colorado Boulder, Geography, Boulcer, CO, United States
Is the “Atlantification” of the Arctic Ocean extending? (70406)
Vladimir Ivanov1, Vladimir A Alexeev2, Nikolay V. Koldunov3, Irina Repina4, Anne Britt Sandø5, Lars Henrik Smedsrud6 and Alexander Smirnov1, (1)Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, St.Petersburg, Russia, (2)University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, United States, (3)Climate Service Center Germany, Climate System, Hamburg, Germany, (4)A.M.Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics RAS, Moscow, Russia, (5)Institute of Marine Research, Bergen, Norway, (6)University of Bergen, Geophysical Institute, Bergen, Norway
Fixed-point observation of mixed layer evolution in seasonally ice-free Chukchi Sea: Turbulent mixing due to gale winds and internal gravity waves (71043)
Yusuke Kawaguchi, JAMSTEC Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Kanagawa, Japan
The changing seasonal cycle of the Arctic Ocean (72518)
James Carton, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States, Yanni Ding, NOAA National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service, Center for Satellite Application and Research, College Park, MD, United States and Kavin Arrigo
The Immediacy of Arctic Change (67583)
James E Overland, NOAA Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States
Implications of a Changing Arctic on Summertime Surface Seawater pCO2 Variations in the Eastern Canadian Arctic (65244)
Tonya Burgers, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Lisa Ann Miller, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Sidney, BC, Canada, Helmuth Thomas, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada, Brent G.T. Else, University of Calgary, Department of Geography, Calgary, AB, Canada, Michel Gosselin, University of Quebec at Rimouski UQAR, Rimouski, QC, Canada and Tim N Papakyriakou, Univ Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Building Partnerships and Research Collaborations to Address the Impacts of Arctic Change: The North Atlantic Climate Change Collaboration (NAC3) (85818)
Jason Polk, Western Kentucky University, Department of Geography and Geology, Bowling Green, KY, United States
The Rapid Arctic Warming and Its Impact on East Asian Winter Weather in Recent Decade (68795)
Seong-Joong Kim1, Baek-Min Kim1 and Joo-Hong Kim2, (1)Korea Polar Research Institute, Incheon, South Korea, (2)KOPRI Korea Polar Research Institute, Incheon, South Korea
Improved Projections of 21st Century Trans-Arctic Shipping (69576)
Nathanael Melia, University of Reading, Reading, RG6, United Kingdom, Keith Haines, Reading University, Reading, United Kingdom and Ed Hawkins, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
The Arctic Research Consortium of the United States (ARCUS): Connecting Arctic Research (63660)
Robert H Rich1, Helen V Wiggins2 and Kristina R Creek2, (1)ARCUS, Executive Director, Fairbanks, AK, United States, (2)ARCUS, Fairbanks, AK, United States
Quantification of physical and economic impacts of climate change on public infrastructure in Alaska and benefits of global greenhouse gas mitigation (63968)
April M Melvin1, Peter Larsen2, Brent Boehlert3,4, Jeremy Martinich5, James Neumann3, Paul Chinowsky6, Amy Schweikert6 and Kenneth Strzepek4, (1)AAAS Science Policy Fellow hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, United States, (2)Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States, (3)Industrial Economics, Inc., Cambridge, MA, United States, (4)Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States, (5)U.S. EPA - Climate Change Division, Washington, DC, United States, (6)Resilient Analytics, Boulder, CO, United States
Impact of lengthening open water season on food security in Alaska coastal communities: Global impacts may outweigh local “frontline” effects (74177)
Rebecca Rolph and Andrew R Mahoney, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Geophysical Institute, Fairbanks, AK, United States
Beyond Thin Ice: Co-Communicating the Many Arctics (75231)
Matthew L Druckenmiller1,2, Jennifer Ann Francis1 and Henry Huntington3,4, (1)Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, United States, (2)National Snow and Ice Data Cen, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)Self Employed, Washington, DC, United States, (4)Self Employed, Eagle River, AK, United States
Look Who’s Talking – The Role of the IARPC Collaborations Website in Supporting Mutli-Institution Dialog on Arctic Research Imperatives (83237)
Sandra Starkweather1, Simon N Stephenson2, Jessica Anne Rohde2 and Sara Bowden2, (1)Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee, Arlington, VA, United States
The changing Arctic and its effects on the development of Norway and Russia’s offshore oil-spill prevention policies (84185)
Troy J Bouffard, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, United States
The Past as a Window to the Future - What Does Long Term Research in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica Tell Us About the Trajectory of Polar Ecosystems? (66943)
Michael N Gooseff1, Byron Adams2, John E Barrett3, Peter T Doran4, Andrew G Fountain5, William B Lyons6, Diane M McKnight7, Cristina D. Takacs-Vesbach8, John C Priscu9, Eric Sokol1, Ross A Virginia10 and Diana H Wall11, (1)Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, United States, (3)Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, United States, (4)Louisiana State University, Department of Geology & Geophysics, Baton Rouge, LA, United States, (5)Portland State University, Portland, OR, United States, (6)Ohio State University Main Campus, Columbus, OH, United States, (7)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, (8)University of New Mexico, Biology Department, Albuquerque, NM, United States, (9)Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, United States, (10)Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States, (11)Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, United States
Distributed Observing Networks of the Past: Using Archaeological Sites to Study Global Change (85965)
Anne M. Jensen, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Anthropology, Fairbanks, AK, United States; Bryn Mawr College, Anthropology, Bryn Mawr, PA, United States