Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Alaska
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Alaska Technical Assistance Activities


Nate Cathcart, research technician with the Alaska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, conducts a snorkel survey for juvenile Chinook salmon within a logjam along the Chena River, Alaska.


Description and Agency Provider(s) Date
Reviewed and commented on developing policy guidelines for protection headwater streams in the US. Also attended as an invited scientist a workshop held in DC on headwater policy.
USEPA
Wipfli 2012-01-22
Review Coordinator: National Academy of Sciences/Polar Research Board Committee Report on "Frontiers in Understanding Climate Change and Polar Ecosystems."
National Academy of Sciences
McGuire 2010-01-01
Provided scientific guidance to EPA headquarters (DC) on nutrient dynamics and food web interactions in streams, as related to mining.
USEPA
Wipfli 2013-08-01
Provided scientific guidance on effects of nutrient additions on water quality for drinking water for Sacramento, CA.
CA Dept of Water Resources
Wipfli 2015-05-01
Provided scientific expertise on transboundary rivers and their management across the US and Canadian borders.
University of Montana
Wipfli 2016-01-15
Provided reviews of monitoring and operational reports and expert opinion on the environmental effects of a proposed surface coal mine in southcentral Alaska
Cook Inlet Keeper
Wipfli 2009-03-01
Provide routine review of annual workplans and proposals received for Porcupine Caribou herd studies. Participate in responses to International Porcupine Caribou Management Board.
Porcupine Caribou Herd Technical Committee
Griffith 2014-10-01
Programatic Review, Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge
Griffith 2001-06-01
Organized a Special Symposium on Resource Subsidies Across Ecosystem Boundaries for the American Fisheries Society National Meeting
American Fisheries Society
Wipfli 2015-01-01
Organized a Special Symposium on Forestry-Fish Interactions for the American Fisheries Society
American Fisheries Society
Wipfli 2014-03-01
Member. Science Steering Committee for the Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH), which is a research activity that is supported through several federal agencies (2002 - present)
Science Steering Committee for the Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH)
McGuire 2002-10-01
Member, USGS Ecosystem Science Strategy Planning Team
USGS Ecosystem Science Strategy Planning Team (SSPT)
McGuire 2010-11-15
Member, USGS Carbon Sequestration Interagency Science Panel (2009 - 2010).
U.S. Geological Survey, Carbon Sequestration Interagency Science Panel
McGuire 2009-10-01
Member, Technical Advisory Group, Alaska Water Temperature Standards and Protocols. 2014.
Alaska Natural Heritage Program
Falke 2014-04-25
Member, Technical Advisory Group, Alaska Stream and Lake Temperature Monitoring Network. 2014.
Alaska Natural Heritage Program
Falke 2013-09-06
Member, Steering Committee, Arctic Climate Change and Cumulative Effects (ACCCE) analysis conducted by Audubon Alaska, The Wilderness Society, and The Nature conservancy. March 2010 onward
Audubon Alaska
Griffith 2010-03-15
Member, Science Steering Committee for the Arctic Community-wide Hydrological Analysis and Monitoring Program (Arctic-CHAMP), which is a program supported through the Arctic System Science (ARCSS) Activity of the National Science Foundation (2002 - present)
National Science Foundation, Arctic System Science (ARCSS) Activity
McGuire 2002-10-01
Member, Interagency Advisory Committee on DOT Federal Highway Administration Report on Regional Climate Change Effects: Useful Information for Transportation Agencies
U.S. Department of Transportation
McGuire 2009-10-01
Member, Federal Advisory Committee Author Team for U.S. Global Change Research Program Report on Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States (2008 – 2009).
U.S. Global Change Research Program
McGuire 2008-10-01
Member, Executive Board of the U.S. Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network (2008 - present).
U.S. Long Term Ecological Research Network
McGuire 2008-10-01
Member, Carbon Cycle Science Working Group to draft new U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Plan (2009 - present).
U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Program, Carbon Cycle Science Working Group
McGuire 2009-10-01
Member, Carbon Cycle Science Steering Group for the Carbon Cycle Interagency Working Group
U.S. Climate Change Science Program
McGuire 2005-01-01
Member, Advisory Committee for the Cooperative Arctic Data and Information Service of the Arctic Observatory Network (2008 - present).
National Science Foundation, Arctic Observatory Network
McGuire 2008-10-01
External Advisor, Quantifying the Carbon Budget of North Russia -- Past, Present, and Future.
European Union Sixth Framework Programme Global Change and Ecosystems, CARBO-North Project
McGuire 2007-01-01
Co-Chair, U.S. Arctic Research Commission study and report titled Scaling Studies in Arctic System Science and Policy Support: A Call-to-Research (2007 - 2010).
U.S. Arctic Research Commission
McGuire 2007-10-01
Chairman, IUCN Species Survival Commission, Re-introduction Specialist Group, Committee on Habitat Restoration, 1998-present.
Griffith 1998-01-05
Chair, Organizing Committee for the “Scientific Assessment of the Arctic Carbon Cycle," an activity of the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP) on behalf of the eight countries of the Arctic Council (2006 - 2009).
Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program
McGuire 2006-01-01
Biological Review Panel for Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge
Wipfli 2008-11-03
Assisted Ontario Provincial government agencies with developing guidelines for scientific based decision making on headwater stream development in Ontario.
Ontario government
Wipfli 2013-01-23
Applied AM/SDM techniques to the problems of optimal water level management in USFWS R6 and to the power to detect environmental change in USFWS R7 through a RCRP funded project and delivered the final report at a meeting of all cooperators.
US Fish & Wildlife Service
Griffith 2012-02-27
Advisory Committee Member, Wolong National Nature Reserve, Sichuan, China, 2005-present.
Griffith 2005-10-20
Role - Description Provider         Start Date        End Date       
Chair, Department of Fisheries Seminar Committee - Chair seminar committee - update TOR, oversee invited seminars for 2017-2018 Falke 2017-09-01 Present
Member, Space Committee, Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks Falke 2015-09-01 Present
Member, Graduate Curriculum Committee, Fisheries Division, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks - Ensures that SFOS academic programs meet student needs in all areas in which SFOS has responsibility. Develops plans for new programs and new ideas concerning delivery methods and core classes. Falke 2014-05-01 Present
Core Team Member, UAF Center for Salmon and Society Falke 2014-12-01 2017-01-31
Member, Scholarship and Endowment Committee, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University Falke 2011-10-01 2012-05-31
Chair, Population Ecologist Search Committee - Conduct search for an recommend top 3 candidates for Institute of Arctic Biology/Department of Biology and Wildlife Assistant Professor of Population Ecology. Griffith 2013-09-01 2014-02-28
Chair, Executive Officer Search Committee - Conduct search for and recommend selection of Institute of Arctic Biology Executive Officer Griffith 2013-03-01 2013-05-31
Admission Panel, Biol/Wildl Grad Program, Univ. AK Fairbanks - Review graduate applications for suitability for admisssions to UAF graduate program in Biol/Wildlife Griffith 2011-10-01 2012-09-30
Outside Examiner, PhD Comprehensive Exam - Serve as Outside Examiner on PhD Comprehensive Exam for Jill Shipman, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Griffith 2011-07-01 2011-07-31
Outside Examiner, PhD Comprehensive Exam - Serve as Outside Examiner on PhD Comprehensive Exam for Tapas Bhattacharya, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Griffith 2010-04-01 2010-04-30
Member: Research Scientist and Affiliate Faculty Committee, Department of Biology and Wildlife McGuire 2012-09-01 Present
Member, Leadership Committee, Bonanza Creek Long-Term Ecological Research Program McGuire 2003-07-01 Present
Member: Human Resources Coordinator Search Committee, Institute of Arctic Biology (2012). - Member: Human Resources Coordinator Search Committee, Institute of Arctic Biology (2012). McGuire 2012-11-01 2012-12-31
Member: Search Committee for faculty position in Ecology McGuire 2011-09-01 2012-04-30
Chair: Panel to rate applications for Assistant Unit Leader Fisheries position - Chair McGuire 2011-11-01 2011-12-31
Member, Science Steering Committee for Scenarios Network for Alaska Planning (SNAP) McGuire 2007-07-01 2011-12-31
Chair, Unit Peer Review Committee to Evaluate Promotion File - Evaluate university promotion file for Dr. Mark Wipfli, Alaska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit McGuire 2010-01-01 2010-12-31
Member, Executive Committee for the Resilience and Adaptation Program (RAP) Interdisciplinary Graduate Program, University of Alaska - Fairbanks McGuire 2001-07-01 2007-06-30
Chair, Co-investigator with PI F. Stuart Chapin III on National Science Foundation for Integrative Graduate Education Researcch Training project "Regional Resilience and Adaptation: Planning for Change." Awarded for 2001-2007 ($2,620,000). McGuire 2001-01-01 2007-06-30
Seminar committee member Wipfli 2010-08-01 2018-12-31
NSF-EPSCoR Leadership Team - Invited member of the Coordination, Integration, and Synthesis Leadership Team. Appointed by UAF's Vice Chancellor of Research. Wipfli 2014-10-01 2017-12-31
EPSCoR Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries lead-- SCTC - Lead the research on the fisheries and aquatic ecology components of the Soutcentral Testcase of the EPSCoR IV program. Wipfli 2012-07-01 2017-12-31
Simon Fraser University outside examiner - Served as an external examiner for SFU PhD student Wipfli 2014-10-01 2014-10-31
Chair, Search Committee for Assistant Leader Fisheries, Alaska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit - Chair committee of university, state, and federal cooperators for Unit Leader search. Wipfli 2011-04-01 2012-03-31
Chair, Fisheries Division Seminar Committee - Chair of seminar committee for Juneau and Fairbanks campuses of School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Wipfli 2010-07-01 2011-12-31
Chair, Meek Invited Scholar Committee - Chair committee, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks Wipfli 2010-07-01 2011-07-31
Chair, AK Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Leader Search Committee - Chair committee of university, state, and federal cooperators for Unit Leader search. Wipfli 2010-09-01 2011-01-31
Member, SFOS, Outcomes Assessment Committee Wipfli 2008-05-01 2010-06-30
Committee Member, AK Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Leader Search Committee - Member of search committee of federal, state, and university cooperators for Unit Leader search. Wipfli 2010-03-01 2010-05-31
Member, Faculty Search Committee, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska - Fairbanks Wipfli 2007-05-01 2008-02-28
Member, Video Conferencing Committee, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences Wipfli 2005-08-01 2007-08-31
Role and Organization Individual         Start Date        End Date       
Team Member, Chena River Watershed Resources Action Plan Falke 2014-11-01 2015-04-30
Steering Committee, Chena River Summit Falke 2013-01-01 Present
Steering Committee Member, CircumArctic Rangifer Monitoring and Assessment Program (CARMA) Griffith 2004-01-01 Present
Steering Committee Member, Arctic Climate Change and Cumulative Effects (ACCE) analysis conducted by Audubon Alaska, The Wilderness Society, and the Nature Conservancy Griffith 2010-03-01 2011-03-31
Science panelist for Kuukpik Indigenous Workshop Wipfli 2017-06-01 2018-12-31
Science Expert, International Rivers Working Group, Wilburforce Foundation Wipfli 2015-11-01 2017-10-31
Representative, North America, Arctic Ungulate Society Griffith 2003-08-01 2009-08-31
Organizer & Moderator of a Special Fish-Forestry multi-agency workshop. This was crucial gathering of DEC, ADFG, Dept of Forestry, USFWS, USFS, TU, Native Corporations, private consultants, and NGOs to hammer out the co-management approaches to fisheries and forestry in coastal US Wipfli 2015-01-01 2015-01-31
Organized the symposium Advances in Shorebird Conservation at the AOU Meeting February 2010, San Diego, CA. Churchwell 2009-10-01 2010-02-28
Member, Search Committee, Editor of Earth Interactions McGuire 2008-01-01 2010-01-31
Member, Science Steering Group for the Yukon River Basin Science Plan, USGS Climate Effects Science Network Griffith 2006-10-01 Present
Member, Porcupine Caribou Herd Technical Committee Griffith 1986-01-01 Present
Member, International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Species Survival Commission Griffith 1998-01-01 2008-12-31
Member, Biological Review Panel for the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 3-5 November 2008 Wipfli 2008-11-01 2008-11-30
Invited Member, Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS), Understanding Arctic Change Workshop and whitepaper development Griffith 2010-01-01 2011-01-31
Graduate committee for PhD student, University of Iceland Wipfli 2017-06-01 Present
Forestry-Fisheries Working group Wipfli 2014-11-01 2015-03-31
FWS LCC workshop Wipfli 2012-11-01 2012-11-30
Executive Committee, Engaging Salcha and Chena Area Partners on Ecosystems Falke 2015-06-01 Present
DNR, Kenai Watershed Forum Wipfli 2012-03-01 2012-03-31
DNR Wipfli 2011-05-01 2011-05-31
Committee member, MS Graduate committee for University Northern British Columbia graduate student, UNBC Wipfli 2012-06-01 2015-12-31
Co-chair, Arctic System Science Data-Model Workshop Organizing Committee McGuire 2006-07-01 2008-06-30
Outreach Activity Provider(s)        Date       
Wipfli, M.S., R.L. Deal, T.A. Hanley, T.L. De Santo, A.C. Johnson, P.E. Hennon, M.E. Schultz, R. Woodsmith, M.D. Bryant, W.P. Smith. 2000. Overview of a new study: Managing young upland forests in Southeast Alaska for wood products, wildlife, aquatic resources, and fishes. Sealaska Native Corporation "Large Woody Debris Source and Transport" Workshop, Juneau, AK. Wipfli 2000-01-26
Wipfli, M.S., R.L. Deal, P.E. Hennon, and M.E. Schultz. 2000. Role of red alder in upland ecosystems: overview of a new study. USFS Alaska Region Silviculture conference, Petersburg, AK. Wipfli 2000-03-08
Wipfli, M.S., R.L. Deal, P.E. Hennon, A.C. Johnson, T.L. De Santo, M.E. Schultz, M.D. Bryant, T.A. Hanley, E.H. Orlikowska, T. Gomi, C. LeSage, and R.T. Edwards. 2002. Ecological role of red alder in young-growth conifer forests of southeastern Alaska: Implications for Ecosystem Restoration. US Forest Service Region 10 workshop, Juneau, AK. Wipfli 2002-04-02
Wipfli, M.S., J.P. Hudson, J.P. Caouette, R.T. Edwards, M. Lang, D.T. Chaloner, R.A. Heintz, and D. Lang. 2002. Changes in aquatic food webs and rearing salmonid populations when salmon carcasses are present. Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council annual meeting, Anchorage AK. Wipfli 2002-01-24
Wipfli, M.S., J.P. Hudson, J.P. Caouette, R.A. Heintz, and D.T. Chaloner. 2001. Influence of salmon spawners on freshwater productivity: should salmon escapement goals take marine nutrients into account? Alaska Department of Fish and Game annual salmon management workshop, Anchorage, AK. Wipfli 2001-02-21
Wipfli, M.S., J.P. Hudson, J.P. Caouette, D.T. Chaloner, R.E. Heintz, and K.M. Martin. 2000. Salmon carcasses fuel riverine food webs: implications for fisheries management in Southeast Alaska. Alaska Department of Fish and Game seminar, Juneau, AK. Wipfli 2000-06-13
Wipfli, M.S., J.P. Hudson, J.P. Caouette, D.T. Chaloner, R.A. Heintz, N.L. Mitchell, M.E. Lang, G.A. Lamberti, and R.T. Edwards. 2002. Ecological effects of marine biomass from salmon runs on freshwater food webs. US Forest Service Alaska Region workshop, Juneau, AK. Wipfli 2002-04-03
Wipfli, M.S., D.P. Gregovich, and J.J. Piccolo. 2000. Transport of invertebrates and detritus from headwaters in Southeast Alaska: implications for upland forest management and downstream salmonid habitats. Sealaska Native Corporation ?Large Woody Debris Source and Transport? Workshop, Juneau, AK. Wipfli 2000-01-26
Wipfli, M.S. 2000. Stream-Riparian Trophic Processes. USFS Alaska Region Silviculture conference, Petersburg, AK. Wipfli 2000-03-08
Web Site developed showing locations for king eider satellite telemetry study: http://mercury.bio.uaf.edu/kingeider Oppel 2005-08-15
Study says ravens thriving in Alaska oil fields. Reuters, 16 March 2005. http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=topNews&storyID=7925965 Backensto 2005-03-01
Spatial Ecology Lab Web Page: http://picea.sel.uaf.edu McGuire 2000-01-01
Served as supervisory scientist working with ADF&G and FWS on leading fieldwork for a FWS-led school district educational program to guide high school students in hands-on scientific research. Wipfli 2014-08-01
Science and research video, NSF-EPSCoR Southcentral Testcase Wipfli 2014-10-01
Salmon: Animal Behavior in 3D. Research Showcase Presentation for the Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Activity Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Neuswanger 2012-11-07
Reviewer for Alaska High School Symposium (annually). McGuire 2000-03-01
Radio – "Alaska's oil field ravens", Arctic Science Journeys (http://www.ualedu/seagrant/NewsMedia/05ASJ/04.01.05oil-ravens.html) Backensto 2005-04-01
Provided scientific expertise regarding fire and salmon in response to a wildfire on the Kenai Peninsula in May 2014. It was for a live broadcast on public radio. Wipfli 2014-05-30
Provided narrative on salmon ecology and climate change on educational video for Native Villages in Alaska. Wipfli 2014-07-15
Presented an overview of biodiversity studies in the Yukon River Basin to Alaska Friends of Refuges through a webinar, focusing on Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge. Griffith 2012-02-21
Nutrient and prey fluxes across ecosystem boundaries sustain freshwater fishes. Article in Oncorhynchus, Newsletter of the Alaska Chapter, American Fisheries Society 30(2):1-4. Wipfli 2010-04-01
McGuire, A. D. January 22, 2003. Progress Towards Quantifying the Locations of Carbon Sources and Sinks in the Northern Hemisphere: Process-based Approaches. Atmospheric Science Informal Seminar. McGuire 2003-01-01
Led field trip to collect aquatic invertebrates and discuss wetland ecology with 22 7th-grade students and their teacher on Wetland Ecology Field Day, Watershed School, Fairbanks School District. Wipfli 2011-09-22
Led aquatic ecology team for the 2-day BioBlitz public education outreach event sponsored by USFS, NOAA, ADFG, and USFWS. Wipfli 2011-06-18
Led a stream ecology field trip, in conjunction with the Marine Advisory Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Petersburg, AK Wipfli 2009-09-11
Invited speaker in the session "From the boreal forest to the open ocean: How climate change impacts the Alaskan Arctic," The Conference on Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience (GLACIER) sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Anchorage, AK. Griffith, Roach 2015-08-30
Instructor for topic "Introduction to Arctic Ecosystems" at Summer School 2004, International Arctic Research Center, Fairbanks, AK McGuire 2004-08-02
Instructor for topic "Arctic Ecosystem Modeling" at Summer School 2004, International Arctic Research Center, Fairbanks, AK McGuire 2004-08-04
Griffith, B., L. M. Comly, M. Chilelli, K. R. Rock, J. M. Scott, T. H. Tear, and J. W. Carpenter. 1998. Annotated bibliography of wildlife translocations. http://mercury.bio.uaf.edu/~bgriffit.faculty/translocation.ssi Griffith 1999-01-03
Griffith, B., D. E. Russell, and G. P. Kofinas. February 2002. A continental system for barren-ground caribou habitat assessment. Presented to the Alaska Oil and Gas Association North Slope Conference, Fairbanks, Alaska. Griffith 2002-02-01
Griffith, B. March 2005. Inconvenient answers: Experiences at the interface between biological research and public policy. All Hands Meeting, Cooperative Research Units, USGS, Jacksonville, FL. Griffith 2005-03-03
Griffith, B. March 2002. Tracking caribou by satellite. Invited presentation, Science for Alaska Series, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Griffith 2002-03-11
Griffith, B. March 2002. Tracking caribou by satellite. Invited presentation, Science for Alaska Series, Alaska Science and Technology Foundation, Anchorage. Griffith 2002-03-04
Griffith, B. July 2006. Variability in climate warming: Effects on wildlife habitats and populations. Invited presentation, Denali Foundation Science Series, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK. Griffith 2006-07-22
Griffith, B. July 2006. Climate change implications for wildlife and their habitats in the North. Invited speaker, International Polar Year Lecture Series, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Griffith 2006-07-17
Griffith, B. July 2002. Climate, development and the Porcupine caribou herd. Invited presentation to the 5th Annual Gwich'in Gathering, Old Crow, Yukon Territory, Fairbanks. Griffith 2002-07-07
Griffith, B. July 2002. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: 1002 Report, Porcupine caribou herd. Invited presentation to the U.S. Department of State Representative Meeting, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Griffith 2002-07-02
Griffith, B. July 2002. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: 1002 Report, Porcupine caribou herd. Invited presentation to Resource Management Society, School of Agriculture and Land Resources Management, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Griffith 2002-07-01
Griffith, B. January 2003. The Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit program in the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Region 7 Annual Directorate Meeting, USFWS, Chena Hot Springs Resort, AK. Griffith 2003-01-29
Griffith, B. April 2002. Potential effects of petroleum development on the Porcupine caribou herd. Invited presentation to US Senate open meeting, Dirksen Building, Washington, DC. Griffith 2002-04-08
Foraging ecology of common ravens on Alaska's North Slope – this study gets considerable press and stories have appeared in newspapers throughout the world: "Ravens interactions with oil rigs studied", by Dan Joling, Associated Press (http://www.enn.com/today.html?id=6946) Backensto 2005-03-07
Evidence of Recent Climate Change in Terrestrial Regions of Alaska, presented to the Bureau of Land Management, Fairbanks, AK. McGuire 2005-05-18
Educational video -- Observations of Change in Interior Alaska. Nenana, Alaska. Bonanza Creek Long Term Ecological Research (BNZ-LTER) Maps and Locals (MALs) project Wipfli 2014-11-01
Douglas, D. C. and B. Griffith. April 2003. Caribou research priorities for Alaska's North Slope. Alaska Science Center Sympsium, USGS, Anchorage, AK. Griffith 2003-04-04
Contributed to two newspaper articles on salmon in the Pacific Northwest. Wipfli 2017-04-01
Consulted with public radio correspondent and Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager on fire and salmon issues. Wipfli 2014-07-02
Chena River Watershed Resource Action Plan - The process included three, 2.5-day workshops with the planning team to target areas in the Chena River Watershed (focusing on ecosystem-level resources), assess current and projected future health of the resources, identify critical threats, and develop conservation strategies to enhance health and abate threats. The workshops were held in November of 2014, February of 2015 and April of 2015. Falke 2015-06-12
Briefing to Arctic National Wildlife Refuge staff on research priorities for issues related to potential development of the 1002 area. Griffith 2003-03-01
BioBlitz 2010: In collaboration with ADFG, NOAA, USFS, and USFWS, organized and led a public education session on freshwater ecosystems, Juneau, AK. Wipfli 2010-06-26
Assisted with World Water Monitoring Days at the Chena River, Fairbanks, Alaska, in conjunction with Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and Tanana Valley Advisory Board. Wipfli 2008-09-18
Allen, D. A., A. Morkill, and B. Griffith. February 2001. Potential effects of oil development on wildlife resources of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Presentation to the Secretary of Interior, Washington, D.C. Additional presentations to the Directorate USFWS, OMB, and NSF during February 26-28, 2001. Griffith 2001-02-28
AP Release: Ravens, Researchers Battle in Alaska, by Dan Joling. Originally printed in the Anchorage Daily News, then picked up by over 17 other newspapers in the U.S. and Canada. Backensto 2005-01-01
"UAF's most wanted birds", by Jennifer Miller, UAF Sun Star (http://www.uaf.edu/sunstar/archives/20050412/birds.htm) Backensto 2005-05-04
"The effects of changing soil carbon on ecosystem services in interior Alaska," seminar/webinar presented at the Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy (ACCAP), Fairbanks, AK. McGuire 2011-03-22
"Study says ravens thriving in Alaska oil fields", Reuters News Service, (http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/29993/newsDate/18-Mar¬2005/story.htm) Backensto 2005-03-18
"Sensitivity of the Arctic Carbon Cycle to Climate Change." Global Change Seminar Series, University of Alaska Fairbanks. November 19, 2009. McGuire 2009-11-18