Monday, August 6, 2007

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
SYMP 1 - Ecological constraints to the restoration of California grasslands  
SYMP 2 - Tipping points in the biosphere: Agriculture, water, and resilience  
SYMP 3 - Key concepts and research questions in restoration ecology  
Tuesday, August 7, 2007

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
SYMP 4 - Flexible foragers in food webs  
SYMP 5 - No child left indoors: Ecologists linking young people with nature  
SYMP 6 - Ecological foundations of sustainability in a constantly changing world  

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
SYMP 7 - Environmental change, extinction risk, and the maintenance of biodiversity through time  
SYMP 8 - Plant functional traits as tools for ecological restoration  
SYMP 9 - Ecological analysis in the 21st century: Advances in space-based observations for local to global ecological studies  
Wednesday, August 8, 2007

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
SYMP 10 - The assembly and disassembly of ecological networks: Restoration and conservation at multiple trophic levels  
SYMP 11 - Linking physiological ecology, evolutionary biology, and functional genomics for understanding biotic responses to a changing environment  
SYMP 12 - Linking ecology and restoration to societal outcomes: Living the legacy of George Brown  

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
SYMP 13 - Setting goals and targets for restoration and management of large-scale ecosystems  
SYMP 14 - Microbial communities along environmental gradients: Linking microbial ecology and the ecosystem  
SYMP 15 - Beyond Single Mechanisms: The Relative and Interactive Importance of Bottom-up and Top-down Processes in Plant Invasion  
Thursday, August 9, 2007

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
SYMP 16 - The success of succession: The development of a fundamental ecological theory and its application in a changing world  
SYMP 17 - Ecological and economic theory in analyzing risk in biological invasions  
SYMP 18 - Yin and yang: The combined influences of positive and negative interactions in ecological communities  

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
SYMP 19 - Ecosystem services in decision-making: Stepping into reality  
SYMP 20 - Advancing ecological function in managed ecosystems: Restoring, revealing, and re-inventing the landscape  
SYMP 21 - Epidemics, ecological immunology, and environmental change: Insights from theory and field systems  
Friday, August 10, 2007

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
SYMP 22 - Movement ecology  
SYMP 23 - Biodiversity and ecosystem restoration in a changing world  
SYMP 24 - Effects of human choice on ecosystem properties  

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