Research fellowships offered by Alaska Geographic and Denali Education Center through the Murie Science and Learning Center help scientists conduct field research in Arctic and subarctic Alaskan national parks.

Projects of Discover Denali Research Fellows in 2009

Remotely sensing the effects of permafrost thaw on tundra carbon balance

Distribution and prevalence of the amphibian chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) in the northern range of the Wood Frog (Rana [Lithobates] sylvatica)

Microbial succession in newly deglaciated soils

Ice on the edge: global warming and a new archeological/paleontological research frontier in Denali

Projects of Murie Science and Learning Center Fellows in 2009:

Prehistoric obsidian procurement and use in Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve

Documenting genetic diversity in Oxytropis kokrinensis from Kobuk Valley National Park

Understanding site formation and cultural activities at Teklanika West (HEA-001) [Denali National Park and Preserve]

Last updated: March 25, 2015