USGS Ecosystems Podcast Series - Outstanding in the Field

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The USGS Ecosystems Mission Area brings you Outstanding in the Field, an original podcast series that tells stories about our science, our adventures, and our efforts to better understand fish and wildlife and the ecosystems that support them.  


Outstanding in the Field - Episode 8 artwork

Outstanding in the Field - Episode 8 Braving thin ice (Credit: Bob Bolton, Research Associate Professor, International Arctic Research Center)

Episode 8 - Braving thin ice

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Summary: This is the first in a special edition of Outstanding in the Field, the U.S. Geological Survey’s podcast series produced by the Ecosystems Mission Area. In this series we will be highlighting stories from the Alaska Voices podcast, a partnership between the U.S. Geological Survey’s Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center and the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Interviewees: Victor Tonuchuk, Jr. (Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center Collaborator(CASC)) and Ryan Toohey (Science Applications Coordinator at the Alaska CASC) 

Narrator: Bob Bolton, Research Associate Professor, International Arctic Research Center

Alaska Voices producer and audio engineer: Kelsey Skonberg of Mossy Stone Media 
USGS Producer: Suzanna Soileau, Outreach Coordinator (Ecosystems Mission Area)

The Green Hillside by Martin Fitzpatrick (used with permission).
K Voices section: “Saying Goodbye In The Rain (piano)” by Jeremy Wray 

Original artwork: Jeffrey Kemp and image courtesy of Joel Sankey