Media Mentions

Soil Moisture a Huge Factor in Arctic Carbon Release

May 14th, 2018

ORNL staff member Kenneth Lowe operates a Big Beaver auger drill with customized SIPRE auger (Jon’s Machine Shop, Fairbanks, AK) mounted on a sled to remove frozen soil cores at the Barrow Environmental Observatory. (Credit: David Graham, Oak Ridge Nation

Ice Wedge Polygons – Nature’s Biscuit Cutters

May 18th, 2018

A network of low-centred ice-wedge polygons (5 to 20 m in diameter) in Adventdalen, Svalbard

Eighth Annual NGEE Arctic 2018 All-Hands Meeting

August 27th, 2018

Meeting and Hotel Registration https://ngee-arctic.ornl.gov/allhands

ocean waves rolling up a pebbled shoreline

Soil Moisture a Huge Factor in Arctic Carbon Release

May 14th, 2018

The tundra continues to warm up in the Arctic as climate change continues. While researchers agree that the increase in temperature will lead to carbon being released that was previously stored in the frozen tundra, a factor many researchers underemphasiz

Snow-Hydro allows automated collection of snow depth

Read the full article in Environmental Monitor.

The Great Thaw of America’s North is Coming

January 5th, 2018

The Great Thaw of America’s North is Coming

The Fate of Permafrost

January 5th, 2018

Alaska Park Science

Alaska's thawing permafrost puts huge portions of state's foundation at risk

October 19th, 2017

Alaska’s Thawing Permafrost

Novel Monitoring Strategy Uncovers New Insights to Arctic Ecosystems

June 16th, 2017

Novel Monitoring Strategy Uncovers New Insights to Arctic Ecosystems

Three EESA scientists receive DOE Early Career Research Awards

August 10th, 2017

Neslihan Tas wins DOE Early Career Research Award focused on the Arctic

Susan Hubbard Named 2017 American Geophysical Union Fellow

July 27th, 2017

Susan Hubbard named AGU Fellow