Press Conference: 2020 Arctic Report Card

Now in its 15th year, the NOAA-led Arctic Report Card has become the authoritative, annual volume of peer-reviewed environmental observations and analysis on the Arctic, a region of the world that is undergoing dramatic and disruptive change, with global consequences. This year the panel authors will present highlights of startling developments observed in the Arctic in 2020, including trends in Bowhead whale populations and wildland fire at high latitudes. A special retrospective on 15 years of Arctic change will be also be presented.


  • Retired Navy Rear Adm. Tim Gallaudet, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere, United States
  • JC Craig, Dept. of Wildlife, Northern Borough, Alaska, United States
  • Jackie Richter-Menge, US Arctic Research Commission, United States
  • Matthew Shupe, NOAA/CIRES Physical Sciences Laboratory, United States
  • Rick Thoman, International Arctic Research Center, United States
  • Alison York, University of Alaska Fairbanks, United States

Scientific presentations

A168-06, C044-0003, SY043-08


*Times listed in Eastern Standard Time (UTC-5:00).

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December 2020

From Tuesday, 08 December 2020 11:00 AM

To Tuesday, 08 December 2020 01:00 PM

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