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2019Tribal Climate Adaptation Planning – Post Training Survey Results

This document summarizes findings from a web-based questionnaire distributed to tribal participants who attend these trainings to understand what additional resources and support they want to help their climate adaptation planning efforts.

2019adaptation planning
2019Building capacity for tribal climate adaptation planning in Alaska: a post-training needs assessment

This report summarizes findings from a web-based questionnaire distributed to tribal participants who attend these trainings to understand what additional resources and support they want to help their climate adaptation planning efforts.

2019adaptation planning
2010Decision-making for at-risk communities in a changing climate

This document is intended to inform decision-makers relating to climate change and uncertainty, risk management, and relocation planning.

2010adaptation economy energy extreme-events fisheries infrastructure planning vulnerability weather-climate
2011Alaska Climate Change Adaptation Planning Tool

This adaptation tool will help Alaska community residents identify impacts from environmental changes, devise strategies for coping with the changes, and locate resources to help.

2011adaptation economy energy extreme-events fisheries planning vulnerability weather-climate
2011Climate Change Adaptation Planning Manual for Coastal Alaskans and Marine-dependent Communities

This manual is for Alaska whose task is to think through the meaning of climate change, assess vulnerabilities, devise strategies for resilience, locate tools and resources, and develop and implement plans for adaptation.

2011adaptation economy energy extreme-events fisheries planning weather-climate
2019Alaska’s Changing Environment

In collaboration with the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks this pdf and website document Alaska’s physical and biological changes through observations.

2019sea-ice tek water weather-climate wildfire
2013Alaska Climate Dispatch Dec 2012 – Feb 2013

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers Dec 2012 thru Feb 2013

2013alaska-climate-dispatch
2014Alaska Climate Dispatch March – May 2014

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers March thru May 2014

2014alaska-climate-dispatch
2013Alaska Climate Dispatch March – May 2013

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers March thru May 2013.

2013alaska-climate-dispatch
2016Alaska Climate Dispatch May – Oct 2016

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers May thru Oct 2016

2016alaska-climate-dispatch
2016Alaska Climate Dispatch Sept 2015 – May 2016

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers Sept 2015 thru May 2016

2016alaska-climate-dispatch
2012Alaska Climate Dispatch Sept – Nov 2012

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers Sept thru Nov 2012

2012alaska-climate-dispatch
2014Alaska Climate Dispatch June – Nov 2014

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers June thru Nov 2014

2014alaska-climate-dispatch
2015Alaska Climate Dispatch June – Aug 2015

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers June thru Aug 2015

2015alaska-climate-dispatch
2018Alaska Climate Dispatch May – Oct 2018

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers May thru Oct 2018

2018alaska-climate-dispatch
2018Alaska Climate Dispatch Nov 2017 – April 2018

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers Nov 2017 thru April 2018

2018alaska-climate-dispatch
2015Alaska Climate Dispatch Dec 2014 – Feb 2015

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers Dec 2014 thru Feb 2015

2015alaska-climate-dispatch
2015Alaska Climate Dispatch March – May 2015

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers March thru May 2015

2015alaska-climate-dispatch
2014Alaska Climate Dispatch Dec 2013 – Feb 2014

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers Dec 2013 thru Feb 2014

2014alaska-climate-dispatch
2013Alaska Climate Dispatch Sept – Nov 2013

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers Sept thru Nov 2013

2013alaska-climate-dispatch
2017Alaska Climate Dispatch May – Oct 2017

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers May thru Oct 2017

2017alaska-climate-dispatch
2019Alaska Climate Dispatch Nov 2018 – April 2019

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers November 2018 thru April 2019.

2019alaska-climate-dispatch
2018ACCAP Annual Report 2018

Science, decision support, and capacity building for climate resilience in Alaska.

2018progress-report
2017Phase II Final Report, 2011–2017

Includes key partnerships, research projects, project evaluations, and outreach activities.

2017progress-report
2016Planning for Climate Change

Brief overview of ACCAP’s work in helping Alaskans plan for climate change, in a concise one-page flyer format.

2016planning
2013Tongass National Forest Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment

Summary of project findings. By considering various future scenarios, the Tongass National Forest can better manage resources vulnerable to climate change.

2013forests vulnerability
2017Synthesis of Climate Adaptation Planning Needs in Alaska Native Communities

Synthesized tribal climate adaptation needs assessments, workshop reports, and adaptation plans in Alaska to document barriers to climate adaptation planning, and identify gaps.

2017adaptation research-needs tek
2018Using sea ice and weather modeling data in Arctic search and rescue operations

Potential use and application of radar, satellite, and other tracking data for sea ice and weather conditions in Arctic maritime-related search and rescue operations.

2018modeling sea-ice search-and-rescue
2016Energy and Resource Development on the North Slope, Alaska: Detailed Report

Detailed report on future resource development scenarios on the North Slope and surrounding areas.

2016energy
2016Energy and Resource Development on the North Slope, Alaska: Report Summary

Future resource development scenarios, including current knowledge and uncertainties in socioeconomic and environmental factors that may affect onshore and offshore resource extraction.

2016energy
2017Nome Tribal Climate Adaptation Plan

ACCAP and the Nome Eskimo Community (NEC) developed a climate adaptation plan with the Nome-based tribes. This includes tribal members of NEC, Village of Solomon, Native Village of Council, and King Island Native Community.

2017adaptation
2017Human Adaptation to Climate Change in Alaska: Technical Report

Results of a pilot assessment of climate change adaptation across a range of natural resource dependent sectors in Alaska, with recommendations for conducting climate adaptation research and assessment in Alaska.

2017adaptation
2014Hollings Scholar Report: Impacts of Extreme Weather Events in Alaska

Using a database of extreme events, an ACCAP Hollings Scholar compiled a catalog of impacts and determined links between extreme events and impacts.

2014extreme-events
2016Extreme Events and Decision Support

Summary of projects that evaluate the process and outcomes of communicating climate science for application and use by wildfire managers in Alaska.

2016extreme-events sci-comm
2016Coastal Change Research and Information Needs Database: Western Alaska

Excel workbook of projects and information needs in western Alaska.

2016research-needs
2016Coastal Change Research and Information Needs: Western Alaska

Documents the project landscape for communities facing change, decision-makers navigating change, and researchers pursuing projects, as well as funding agencies trying to prioritize where to allocate resources.

2016research-needs
2016Coastal Change Research and Information Needs Database: Cook Inlet to Southeast Alaska

Excel workbook of projects and information needs in Cook Inlet and Southeast Alaska.

2016research-needs
2016Coastal Change Research and Information Needs: Cook Inlet to Southeast Alaska

Synthesizes current research and management studies that may help to foster better coordination about coastal change in the NPLCC, help practitioners and scholars learn from one another, and identify information gaps.

2016research-needs
2018Climate Service Needs for the National Weather Service – Alaska Region

Weather, climate, and environmental tools, plus training, needed by NWS Alaska Region climate service providers to improve their ability to meet stakeholder needs.

2018research-needs weather-climate
2018Alaska Climate Adapters Report

Updated sources of information and an analysis that synthesizes stakeholder comments about what climate adaptation research is needed in their communities.

2018research-needs
2013Alaska Climate Dispatch June – Aug 2013

Written for a non-technical audience, the Dispatch features seasonal weather and climate summaries as well as Alaska weather, wildfire, and sea ice outlooks. Covers June thru Aug 2013

2013alaska-climate-dispatch