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News from the JFSP
The Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) annually releases Funding Opportunity Notices (FONs). The most recent FON was released on September 26, 2019, and proposal submissions are due on December 5, 2019.
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The Alaska Reference Database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature. | Search the database »
Graduate Position Opportunity
ACCAP and AFSC are seeking a post-doctoral research fellow to explore inter-related research areas of knowledge co-production and boundary spanning assessment related to climate change in Alaska.
Questions about the position should be directed to Sarah Trainor (Sarah.Trainor@alaska.edu)
A firefighting crew works near Sonoma, Calif., in 2017. Crews like these are often sent around the country during fire season, but fires in Alaska this summer are throwing off the normal expectations. (Stuart Palley for The Washington Post)
Photo from a Washington Post article where AFSC Coordinator Alison York talks wildfires in Alaska. Read the full article here.