Research Needs Work Group

The Research Needs Work Group will deal with the assembly of scientific research, modeling, and mapping information in ways that will help the public and policymakers understand the actual and projected effects of climate change in Alaska, including the time frames in which those effects are likely to take place.


Members of the Research Needs Work Group:


  • Doug Vincent-Lang, Department of Fish and Game
  • Clint Adler, Department of Transportation and Public Facilities

Member list (updated 24FEB09)



The Research Needs Work Group has released its Draft Report. All recommendations within the draft report are the result of the public and multi-agency process, described on this website, to develop the Alaska Climate Change Strategy.


Workgroup Meeting Documents and Links

April 9, 2009 meeting, Anchorage, AK (documents not availble - see draft report - above)

February 26 and 27, 2009 meeting

January 5, 2009 meeting