The National Climate Assessment: The Science and Alaska

A polar bear looks out over a barrier island on the Arctic coast of Alaska. These islands are important habitat for the polar bear.
Photo Credit: USFWS

This week we’re hearing from Dr. Donald J. Wuebbles. He’s an expert in atmospheric physics and chemistry. Dr. Wuebbles has been published over 500 times, covering topics from Earth’s climate and air quality to the stratospheric ozone layer. He discusses the 4th National Climate Assessment and how those findings relate to Alaska.

Thanks for listening!




  • Dr. Donald J. Wuebbles


BROADCAST: Tuesday, October 30th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

RECORDED: Friday, September 7th, 2018 at the Egan Library in Juneau.


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