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Local organizer contact:

Organizer contact:


Local organizing committee

  • Jason Amundson (Chair)  University of Alaska Southeast
  • Lynn Kaluzienski University of Alaska Southeast
  • Eran Hood University of Alaska Southeast
  • Roman Motyka University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • Jamie Womble  National Park Service
  • Andy Bliss  National Park Service
  • Tom Thornton Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center

Scientific steering committee

  • Shin Sugiyama (chair) Hokkaido University
  • Jun Uetake Hokkaido University
  • Brian Anderson Victoria University of Wellington
  • Liss Andreassen Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate
  • Andy Aschwanden University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • Guðfinna Aðalgeirsdóttir University of Iceland
  • Etienne Berthier Laboratoire d'Etudes en Géophysique et Océanographie Spatiales
  • Emily Eidam University of North Carolina
  • Gwenn Flowers Simon Fraser University
  • Claudine Hauri University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • Mark Hopwood Southern University of Science and Technology
  • Adrian Jenkins Northumbria University
  • Michele Koppes University of British Columbia
  • Mike Loso National Park Service
  • Andrés Rivera Universidad de Chile
  • Thomas Schuler University of Oslo
  • Martin Truffer University of Alaska Fairbanks

Devil's Club, a commonly found plant in the rainforest of Southeast Alaska.