Category: News

The conundrum of Sandhill Crane management

Each August, thousands of sandhill cranes stop in Creamer’s Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge to call, feed and rest after migrating from their breeding grounds, and are celebrated by locals and visitors alike. Managing these...

Scientists feel uncertain about the future

President-Elect Donald Trump’s ambiguity on global warming is causing some concern among UAF scientists. “I think the facts of climate change speak for themselves,” John Walsh, chief scientist at the International Arctic Research Center,...

Sustainable Village looks to expand

The Sustainable Village appears to be thriving despite budget cuts effecting the Office of Sustainability, according to Jack Hebert, head and founder of the Cold Climate Housing Research Center. “The village is coming along...