Cold Regions Ecology and Management

SERDP and ESTCP efforts are improving the understanding of the dynamics of cold region ecosystems and the effects that climate change and climate variability have on the function of those ecosystems.

Active Projects List
Project Title Start Date

Identifying Indicators of State Change in Alaskan Boreal Ecosystems: Testing Previous Hypotheses and Conclusions with Long-term Data

Project Information
Project ID: RC-2754
Principal Investigator: Dr. Michelle Mack, Northern Arizona University
SERDP Mar 2017

Next-Generation Intensity-Duration-Frequency Curves Considering Spatiotemporal Non-Stationarity in Climate, Intense Precipitation Events, and Snowmelt

Project Information
Project ID: RC-2546
Principal Investigator: Dr. Mark Wigmosta, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
SERDP Jan 2016

Improving Design Methodologies and Assessment Tools for Building on Permafrost in a Warming Climate

Project Information
Project ID: RC-2436
Principal Investigator: Mr. Kevin Bjella, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory
SERDP Jan 2014

Developing Smart Infrastructure for a Changing Arctic Environment Using Distributed Fiber-Optic Sensing Methods

Project Information
Project ID: RC-2437
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jonathan Ajo-Franklin, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
SERDP Jan 2014