Greenland

This page explores my previous international research in Greenland.

Urban Heat Island Research

Anthropogenic Urban Heat Island Effect in Nuuk, Greenland from Tony Reames on Vimeo

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nsf climate change and Humans in nature and the global environment (c-change) igert spotlight

Screen Shot 2014-10-24 at 12.28.58 PMNational Science Foundation supported research highlightIGERT Trainee Tony Reames’ Research inspires invitation to Greenland

December 3, 2013 by Joane Nagel | Igert.org

News from Greenland

Research featured in the News:

in Greenland NewspaperNuummi kiassarnerup atornerlunneqarnera ilisimatusarnermit paasineqarpoq (on p. 24)

May 29, 2013 by Andreas Lindqvist | AG Grønlandsposten

on CityLab.com In Greenland, an Urban Heat Island Is Growing Fast

And Nuuk, like cities around the world, is an urban heat island, according to research conducted by Tony Reames, a doctoral student at the University of Kansas School of Public Affairs and Administration.

Reames, whose studies have focused on environmental justice in urban America, began his research as a class project, not sure what he would find. But the almost laboratory-like conditions of Greenland, he discovered, were a perfect place to measure the effect of human urban development on temperature, especially in the dark winter months.

May 22, 2013 by Sarah Goodyear | The Atlantic Cities