Current Research Projects
- Hydrology of Imnavait Creek and Upper Kuparuk River in Alaska
Hydrologic monitoring in the Imnavait and Upper Kuparuk River watersheds.
- Aleutian Mercury Dynamics
This study looks at modern, historic and ancient bones to examine long-term mercury levels in the Aleutians.
- Triple C - Arctic Thaw Lake Basins
Understanding the causes and consequences of catastrophic thermokarst lake drainage in an evolving arctic system.
- ADOT Sagavanirktok (Sag) River
The Alaska Department of Transportation and the University of Alaska Fairbanks are carrying out a hydro-sedimentological monitoring and analysis program focused on past, current, and potential gravel sites along the Sagavanirktok (Sag) River.
- Alyeska Sagavanirktok (Sag) River
As part of an effort to monitor weather and hydrological conditions on Sagavanirktok River, Alyeska and UAF installed one meteorological station in the upper watershed, at the head waters of Accomplishment Creek, and one water station on the Sagavanirktok River, upstream of the Ivishak confluence.
- Fish Creek Watershed
Monitoring Arctic Aquatic Habitat in the Context of Land-use and Climate Change Impacts