ArcticBiomass 2014 Workshop

The ArcticBiomass workshop at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) on September 2-3, 2014 brought together 21 researchers from the USA, Norway, Finland, UK, and the EU's Joint Research Centre in Italy . The workshop was hosted by UAF and the ArcticBiomass project and co-arranged with the NASA Yamal LCLUC Synthesis project (2014-2016).


Room 109 Murie Building, University of Alaska Fairbanks


The focus of the workshop was on biomass estimation and monitoring from plot scale to satellite. Presentations addressed land- and vegetation change, climate, phenology and productivity, field sampling methods, use of UAS, upscaling and monitoring.

Outcomes and Next Steps

A total of 20 papers are planned by the ArcticBiomass team members and the NASA Yamal project team.The ArcticBiomass team submitted a proposal to the Environmental Research Letters (ERL) Editorial Board for a special issue on biomass, which has been accepted.


Get In Touch

The Alaska Geobotany Center is located on the West Ridge of the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus. Our office is located in room 252, on the second floor of the Arctic Health Research Building.

  • Address

    Institute of Arctic Biology
    311 Irving
    P.O. Box 757000
    Fairbanks, Alaska
    United States
  • Phone

    907 / 474-2459
  • Email

    Email AGC