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LacCore/CSDCO Drilling and Coring Summer Institute

We are proud to announce the fourth and fifth instances of the LacCore/CSDCO Drilling and Coring Summer Institute; a comprehensive two-week hands-on training course for graduate students, postdocs, and early-career researchers, especially those who will be involved in continental scientific … Continue reading

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Faculty Position (open rank): Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, University of Arizona

The Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research at the University of Arizona seeks to fill a faculty position in areas related to processes, interactions and feedbacks among tree and forest growth, the carbon cycle and climate. We seek promising candidates at any … Continue reading

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MS Position: Forest Hydrology, Mississippi State University

Dr. Courtney Siegert at Mississippi State University is seeking a highly motivated MS student to join the Forest Hydrology and Soils Lab in the College of Forest Resources (Starkville, MS). The student will conduct research in the discipline of forest … Continue reading

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MS and PhD Positions: Fire regimes in Rocky Mountain forests; U Montana, U Idaho, U Wyoming, Kansas State.

A collaborative group of researchers spanning multiple universities is seeking enthusiastic and curious graduate students to join a new research project studying the causes and consequences of wildfire activity in Rocky Mountain subalpine forests over the past 2500 years. Two … Continue reading

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Research Highlight: Fires: the main human impact on past environments in Patagonia?

Novus participant AndrĂ©s Holz (Portland State University) and colleagues recently published a study in PAGES Magazine on fire dynamics in Patagonia over the last 20,000 years. The study combined archaeological, anthropological, paleo-, dendro- and neoecological studies to review the combined … Continue reading

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PAGES Workshop: Measuring Components of Resilience in Long-term Ecological Datasets

“Measuring Components of Resilience in Long-Term Ecological Datasets is the first workshop of PAGES’ Resistance, Recovery and Resilience in Long-term Ecological Systems (EcoRe3) working group. The workshop will be held at the Finse Alpine Research Station near Bergen, Norway, from … Continue reading

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2016 AGU Sessions of Interest

The 49th Annual Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union will be held December 12-16th in San Francisco, California. Below are some sessions that may be of interest to Novus participants. B12D: The Bioatmospheric N Cycle: N Emissions, Transformations, Deposition, … Continue reading

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