Tuesday, August 7, 2007: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
San Carlos I, San Jose Hilton
COS 34 - Population modeling II: Animals, including humans
8:00 AMPredictive modeling for state endangered bird populations in Michigan
Katherine J. Kahl, Michigan State University, Kelly F. Millenbah, Michigan State University
8:20 AMA risk-management model for deer population in the Yakushima World Natural Heritage
Hiroyuki Matsuda, Yokohama National University, Aomi Ohta, Yokohama National University, Shirow Tatsuzawa, Hokkaido University, Hiroshi Takahashi, Forestry and Forest Product Research Institute, Kunihiko Tokida, Japan Wildlife Research Center
8:40 AMPopulation dynamics, life history, and extinction in birds
Bernt-Erik Saether, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Steinar Engen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
9:00 AMModeling the impact of sex-selective harvesting and climate change on the polar bear mating system: A mechanistic approach to the Allee effect
Péter K. Molnár, University of Alberta, Andrew E. Derocher, University of Alberta, Mark A. Lewis, University of Alberta, Mitchell K. Taylor, Government of Nunavut
9:20 AMAttraction and predation: Group formation and persistence in a spatially distributed prey population
Jennifer A. Nelson, Canisius College, William G. Wilson, Duke University
9:40 AMBreak
9:50 AMPopulation and community consequences of spatial subsidies derived from central place foraging... Or troglobites, guanophiles, and inquilines, oh my!
William F. Fagan, University of Maryland, Frithjof Lutscher, University of Ottawa, Katie Schneider, University of Maryland
10:10 AMA population biological perspective on declining fertility rates in industrialized countries
Chris Bauch, University of Guelph
10:30 AMBeyond carrying capacity: Space-limited density dependence in a resource-based human population model
Cedric O. Puleston, Stanford University, Shripad Tuljapurkar, Stanford University, Charlotte T. Lee, Stanford University
10:50 AMFood, labor, and environment: A dynamic model for the demography of expanding subsistence populations
Charlotte T. Lee, Stanford University, Shripad Tuljapurkar, Stanford University, Cedric O. Puleston, Stanford University

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