Tuesday, August 7, 2007: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
F1, San Jose McEnery Convention Center
COS 46 - Ecology education: Extended audiences
1:30 PMPromoting an appreciation for ecology and the environmental sciences by a broad range of society
Ann M. Lewis, Independent Diversity Consultant
1:50 PMAssessing ecological understanding through a citizen science project
Rebecca Jordan, Rutgers University, David Howe, Rutgers University, Joan Ehrenfeld, Rutgers University
2:10 PMDefining the citizen science strategy: Supporting scientists in volunteer-based ecological research
Jennifer L. Shirk, Cornell University, Rick Bonney, Cornell University
2:30 PMTeaching through doing: Riparian restoration and wildlife habitat enhancement projects as educational tools
Gary M. Markiewicz, ARCADIS BBL, Jospeh K. Shisler, ARCADIS BBL, David J. Stout, ARCADIS BBL, Greg J. Braun, ARCADIS BBL, Mary Beth Koza, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Robert M. Weiss, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Amy P. Lanterman, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
2:50 PMLINDISSIMA: An educational simulation tool for negotiating sustainable natural resource management strategies among stakeholders with conflicting interests
Luis Garcia-Barrios Sr., El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, Erika N. Speelman, El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, Max Pimm, El Colegio de la Frontera Sur
3:10 PMBreak
3:20 PMCommunicating science: The Teakettle Experiment interactive DVD
Malcolm P. North, USFS Pacific Southwest Research Station
3:40 PMRECIPE: A novel research project that is more than half-baked
Ann Dalkey, Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy
4:00 PMRelating to our ecosystems: People and places
Mimi E. Lam, University of British Columbia
4:20 PMThe traditional Native American Winter Count as a model for teaching ecological observation and inquiry
Florence M. Gardipee, The University of Montana, Matt Corsi, The University of Montana

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