Organized Oral Session

Monday, August 4, 2008

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
OOS 1 - Investigating Your Own Teaching: Ecology Faculty as Research Practitioners  
OOS 2 - Soil, Water, and Plants: Linking Physical Processes in Water-Controlled Ecosystems  
OOS 3 - Insect Disturbance Ecology: A Forest's Perspective  
OOS 4 - The Landscape-Scale Ecology of Pollinators and Pollination: Mechanisms, Patterns, and Processes  
Tuesday, August 5, 2008

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
OOS 5 - Have Microbes Read the Book? Theoretical Ecology for Microbial Communities  
OOS 6 - Integrating Modern Instrumentation Into Undergraduate Ecology Education: Case Studies and Strategies  
OOS 7 - Ecological Exploration of Plant Elemental Defenses  

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
OOS 8 - Size and Reproduction in Plant Populations  
OOS 9 - Ecological Literacy in Public Audiences: Building Upon Successful Strategies and Defining the Research Agenda  
OOS 10 - Linkages Between Ecosystem Disturbance and Exotic Species Invasions in Forested Ecosystems  
OOS 11 - Frontiers in the Ecology of Plant-Fungal Interactions  
Wednesday, August 6, 2008

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
OOS 12 - Ecohydrological Consequences of Aeolian Processes: Local- to Global-Scale Perspectives  
OOS 13 - Towards a Synthetic Theory of Tree-Grass Coexistence in Savannas  
OOS 14 - Ecological Education Furthering Environmental Justice  

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
OOS 15 - Theoretical Perspectives in Agroecology  
OOS 16 - Grinnellian Niches or Just Statistical Correlates? Opportunities for Ecological Inference From Species Distribution Models  
OOS 17 - Training Biology Teachers in Ecological Research  
Thursday, August 7, 2008

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
OOS 18 - Ecohydrology: Integrating Current Knowledge of Water Flux Along the Soil-Plant-Atmosphere Continuum  
OOS 19 - Approaches for Linking Vegetation Classification, Vegetation Mapping, and Remote Sensing Technologies  

1:30 PM-5:00 PM
OOS 20 - Shake-up in Timing in Ecological Communities: Understanding the Complexity and the Role of Citizen Science  
OOS 21 - Building Research and Monitoring Networks For Population and Ecosystem Ecology  
OOS 22 - Plant Pathogen Ecology: The Effects of Plant Pathogens on Individuals, Populations, Communities, and Ecosystems  
Friday, August 8, 2008

8:00 AM-11:30 AM
OOS 23 - Mentoring Future Ecologists at Small Liberal Arts Colleges Through Research  
OOS 24 - Biology of Weedy and Invasive Species in Agroecosystems: Case Studies  
OOS 25 - Changing Times: The Impact of Variability in Plant Phenology at Multiple Scales  

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