IARPC (Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee) - WCT
Wildfires Collaboration Team (WCT)
Products are now available at IARPC's new website! The Wildfires Collaboration Team strives to address research gaps and areas for improvement in knowledge relating to wildfire activity, succession, and effects on local communities in the Arctic, specifically focusing on the tundra environment.
Webinar: Historic and Future Flammability in Alaskan Boreal Forests and Tundra Ecosystems
Adam Young'''s (University of Idaho) research focused on how climate and vegetation influence fire occurrence at multi-decadal time scales in Alaskan boreal forest and tundra ecosystems. Watch video »
Webinar: Season Review of Northwest Territories Record-breaking 2014 Fire Season
NWT Meteorologist Bev Archibald reviews the weather and vegetation conditions which preceded the record-breaking 2014 fire season which burned 7 million acres. Watch video »