Sessions at the AGU 2015 Fall Meeting co-sponsored by the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP)

Title Primary Convener Primary Section / Focus Group
Air pollution, greenhouse gases and emissions in East Asia and its interactions with the world Jintai Lin Atmospheric Sciences
Air Quality Research: From Emissions to Impact Gabriele Pfister Atmospheric Sciences
Dust in High Latitudes: From its Origins to its Impacts Santiago Gasso Atmospheric Sciences
Marine aerosols and trace gases Nicholas Meskhidze Atmospheric Sciences
Wildfire in a changing world: Interactions with climate and ecosystems Yuhang Wang Atmospheric Sciences
Understanding and attributing greenhouse gas fluxes from urban systems and major hot-spots: (2) Attributing sources and sinks for policy and health applications Daniel L Mendoza Atmospheric Sciences
Arctic Tropospheric Composition:  Natural and Anthropogenic Emissions, Transport, Processing, and Fate of Trace Gases and Aerosols Jennie L Thomas Atmospheric Sciences
Aerosol Property effected by Biomass Burning Jianmin Chen Atmospheric Sciences
VOC Chemistry and OH Reactivity: Known Unknowns and Unknown Unknowns Kirsti Ashworth Atmospheric Sciences
Novel approaches for considering future vegetation distributions Abigail L. S. Swann Biogeosciences
Next generation of land ecosystem models: optimality, acclimation and adaptation principles in theory and practice Han Wang Biogeosciences
New Mechanisms, Feedbacks, and Approaches for Improving Predictions of the Global Carbon Cycle in Earth System Models Forrest M Hoffman Biogeosciences
Terrestrial Biome Fluxes Chuixiang Yi Biogeosciences
Natural Wetlands and Open Waters in the Global Methane Cycle: Modeling, observations and challenges Elaine Matthews Biogeosciences
Linking Soils to Fluvial Waters to Marine DOM through Organic Matter Characterization Yuehan Lu Biogeosciences
Emerging Findings and Ecological Applications of NEON Airborne Science: Lidar, Spectrometer, and Digital Camera Data 2013-2015 John Adler Biogeosciences
Estimation and mapping of forest attributes and ecosystem structure using large-scale airborne lidar data Qi Chen Biogeosciences
Terrestrial and Aquatic Responses to Changing Climate and Disturbance Regimes in Arctic and Sub-Arctic Regions Marion Syndonia Bret-Harte Biogeosciences
The Bio-atmospheric N cycle: N emissions, transformations, deposition, and terrestrial and aquatic ecosystem impacts Stuart B Weiss Biogeosciences
New Perspectives in Land Ecosystem Atmosphere Processes Research Alex B Guenther Biogeosciences
The global carbon cycle: recent history, future projections, and policy relevance Josep Canadell Biogeosciences
Ecosystem Experiment and Model Synthesis: Uncertainty Reduction in Understanding Terrestrial Biosphere Feedback with Atmospheric and Climatic Change Anthony P Walker Biogeosciences
Africa GHG - Developing a Network of Greenhouse Gas Measurements for Africa Michael B Jones Biogeosciences
Understanding Phenology Across Scales and Improving Linkages to Ecosystem Functions Heidi Steltzer Biogeosciences
Remote sensing of forests and plantations in the tropical and sub-tropical zones Xiangming Xiao Biogeosciences
Rates of accumulation and turnover of terrestrial and aquatic carbon pools – how are they influenced by natural and anthropogenic climate change and other factors? Dorothy M Peteet Biogeosciences
Closing the global nitrous oxide budget: magnitude, spatiotemporal patterns and responses Hanqin Tian Biogeosciences
Reducing uncertainty in terrestrial feedbacks to climate change through global change experiments and models Jeffrey S Dukes Biogeosciences
Exploring a Permafrost Forecast System Rachael Grace Jonassen Cryosphere
Teaching sustainability, and human impact thought collaborative educational methods. Diana Lynne Ibarra Education
Climate Literacy: Enlisting Citizens to Help Produce and Assess Climate-Relevant Information to Better Anticipate, Mitigate, and Adapt to Environmental Change Geoffrey Haines-Stiles Education
The Uncertainties and Robustness in Hydrologic Projections Sanjiv Kumar Global Environmental Change
Emerging perspectives on land in a changing world Peter Verburg Global Environmental Change
Sustainable Deltas: Multidisciplinary Analyses of Complex Systems Irina Overeem Global Environmental Change
Dating the Anthropocene: Early Land Use and Earth System Change Erle C Ellis Global Environmental Change
The water-energy nexus: data, impacts and opportunities Yaling Liu Global Environmental Change
Improving valuation of hydrologic ecosystem services Gillian L Galford Global Environmental Change
Sedimentary records of threshold change in ecosystems Keely Mills Global Environmental Change
Extreme Climatic Events and Natural Disasters in Amazonia: How to Adapt and Mitigate? Irving Foster Brown Global Environmental Change
Ecohydrology in the Critical Zone Kathleen A Lohse Hydrology
Modeling the Critical Zone: Integrating Processes and Data across Disciplines and Scales Li Li Hydrology
Attribution of Changes in the Components of Hydrologic Cycle to Human Influence Mohammad Reza Najafi Hydrology
Interacting Physical and Biological Processes across Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems Ed Hall Hydrology
Brazil – Advances in Measuring and Modeling Ecohydrology, Agricultural Systems, Land-use Change and Climate Effects on Water and Carbon Across Scales. Timothy R Green Hydrology
Ecohydrology in a Changing Environment Erkan Istanbulluoglu Hydrology
Advances in Ecohydrology of Water-Stressed Environments Lixin Wang Hydrology
Hydrological, geomorphological and climate-related hazards in coastal regions: risk, impact and adaptation Dapeng Yu Natural Hazards
Natural Hazards and Climate Change: Relation, Vulnerability, Risk and Adaptability Racha Elkadiri Natural Hazards
Modelling of Natural Hazards: Advances and Applications Racha Elkadiri Natural Hazards
The Interface of Disaster Management and Adaptation Opha Pauline Dube Natural Hazards
Eastern boundary upwelling systems: Natural laboratories for studying the impacts of multiple stressors on marine ecosystems Ivonne Montes Ocean Sciences
Trajectories of change in the Southern Ocean Christiane Lancelot Ocean Sciences
Exploring the Dust-Ocean Connection in a Changing Climate Maurice Levasseur Ocean Sciences
Towards a better understanding of the impact of ocean acidification and ocean anoxia on carbonate systems and shallow intra-basinal settings Aisha H Al-Suwaidi Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology
Biogeochemical cycles in the past - long-term commitments in the future Hubertus Fischer Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology
Climate of the Common Era Jason E Smerdon Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology
Decoding Paleoenvironmental Proxies - Developments, Challenges, Refinements, Mechanisms Simon A T Redfern Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology
Sea levels and ice sheets during past warm periods: looking the past to understand the future Alessio Rovere Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology
Climate Adaptation, Mitigation, and Resiliency Toolkits for Cities Jack D Fellows Public Affairs
More bang for your buck: How does coordination add value to sustainability science? Thorsten Kiefer Public Affairs
Climate Research to Applications: Realizing societal benefits of information from US CLIVAR Science Andrea J Ray Public Affairs
Science and the Sustainable Development Goals Chuluun Togtokh Public Affairs