Outreach

Outreach activities, media releases, and selected news items

2018

[30 Jan 2018] Environmental Science and Physical Geography Careers Night, UNBC, Prince George, BC

2017

[28 Nov 2017] “Climate change and golf course management: no mulligans” – presentation to the Annual Property Manager’s Conference, Alberta Golf Superintendents Association, Canmore AB

[21 Sep 2017] Science Writer’s Gathering, Science Literacy Week, Canmore Public Library, Canmore, Alberta

[28 July 2017] “Going, going, gone: glaciers in Western Canada”-  Le Relais Trails Club Speaker Series, Lake O’Hara BC

[8 Jun 2017] “Glaciers, mountain snowpacks, and Unmanned Air Vehicles” – Interpretative Guides Association Meeting, Canmore, AB

[7 March 2017] ICIMOD News: The Karakoram Anomaly: No change in the Karakoram glacier region since the 1970s http://www.icimod.org/?q=26036

2016

[8 September 2016] http://www.climatecentral.org/news/scientists-racing-to-unravel-ice-avalanche-mystery-20678

[5 July 2016] Hazards in the high mountains: Koshi Basin Part 1: http://www.mtnforum.org/content/hazards-high-mountains-koshi-basin-part-1

[8 January 2016] Himalayan Water Towers (mini-doc): https://youtu.be/JJ_ZtoC90Jo

2015

[18 December 2015] New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/19/world/asia/nepal-avalanche-langtang.html?_r=1

[August 2015] GeogNews, UBC http://www.geog.ubc.ca/alumnus-joseph-shea-in-nepal/

[1 June 2015] New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/02/science/mount-everest-glaciers-melt-disappear-nepal.html

[27 May 2015] Washington Post: www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2015/05/27/climate-change-could-shrink-glaciers-in-the-mount-everest-region-by-70-percent-study-finds/

[27 May 2015] El Pais: http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/05/27/ciencia/1432706903_182493.html (en espagnol)

[27 May 2015] EGU Media Release:  http://www.egu.eu/news/164/glacier-changes-at-the-top-of-the-world-over-70-of-glacier-volume-in-everest-region-could-be-lost-by-2100/

[27 May 2015] Vice: http://motherboard.vice.com/read/this-simulation-found-most-glaciers-near-mount-everest-could-be-gone-by-2100

[27 May 2015] The Guardian: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/may/27/most-glaciers-in-mount-everest-area-will-disappear-with-climate-change-study

[22 May 2015] Climate Central: http://www.climatecentral.org/news/monsoon-nepal-earthquake-19019

[09 May 2015] ICIMOD News Item: http://www.icimod.org/?q=18072

[07 May 2015] Gorkha Earthquake landslide maps:  https://www.researchgate.net/publication/275953749_Ice_avalanche_susceptibility_and_mapped_landslides_from_2015_Gorkha_Earthquake_Nepal

[06 May 2015] NASA press release: https://www.nasa.gov/jpl/gorkha-earthquake-induced-ice-avalanche-susceptibility-map/

[04 May 2015]NASA press release:  http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/servir/nasa-usaid-servir-initiative-responds-to-earthquake-in-nepal.html

[02 May 2015] NASA Landsat item: http://landsat.gsfc.nasa.gov/?p=10468 +

[09 March 2015] Times of India: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/environment/Glaciers-are-melting-in-eastern-Himalayas-Report/articleshow/46506693.cms

[09 March 2015] ICIMOD News Release: http://www.icimod.org/?q=17276

2014

[28 May 2014] Circle of Blue: http://www.circleofblue.org/waternews/2014/water_pollution/in-the-circle/himalayas-drones-map-melting-glaciers/

[16 May 2014] Monitoring Himalayan Glaciers: https://youtu.be/xTLgpd4Wyxw

[May 2014] Climate+Change, Photo.Circle Nepal: https://vimeo.com/95638912

2013

[16 Dec 2013] SciDev.net: http://www.scidev.net/south-asia/environment/news/everest-glaciers-lose-mass-in-winter-too-says-study.html

 

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