Wednesday, August 6, 2008: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
102 D, Midwest Airlines Center
COS 47 - Aquatic Ecology: Lakes and Ponds
8:00 AMFish feeding in changing habitats: Effects of invasive macrophyte eradication and habitat complexity
Katya E. Kovalenko, Mississippi State University, Eric D. Dibble, Mississippi State University, Rosemara Fugi, Universidade Estadual de Maringa, Brazil
8:20 AMIndirect effects of non-native trout on the avian recipients of an aquatic resource subsidy
Peter N. Epanchin, University of California Davis, Roland A. Knapp, Sierra Nevada Aquatic Research Laboratory, University of California, Sharon P. Lawler, University of California, Davis
8:40 AMMacrophyte refuges, prey behavior, and trophic interactions: Consequences for lake water clarity
Motomi Genkai-Kato, Kyoto University
9:00 AMCoarse woody habitat density and largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) growth rates
Jereme W. Gaeta, University of Wisconsin Madison, Matthew J. Guarascio, University of Wisconsin Madison, Greg G. Sass, University of Illinois, Stephen R. Carpenter, University of Wisconsin Madison
9:20 AMPatterns of fish communities and limnological factors relative to alluvial lake succession
Seiji Miyazono, Mississippi State University, James. N. Aycock, Mississippi State University, Leandro. E. Miranda, Mississippi State University, Todd. E. Tietjen, Southern Nevada Water Authority
9:40 AMBreak
9:50 AMNematode community composition in winter fed freshwater fish ponds
Martin M. Matute, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Peter M. Perschbacher, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
10:10 AMFlamingos modulate algal biomass, primary productivity, and algal composition in a hypersaline lake in the Bolivian Andes
Marita A. Davison, Cornell University, Jennifer M. Moslemi, Cornell University, Alexander S. Flecker, Cornell University, Mery M. Villalobos, Universidad Mayor de San Andres
10:30 AMAmong-habitat patterns in the taxonomic and functional composition of littoral benthic invertebrate communities
Katrina June Butkas, University of Wisconsin
10:50 AMIsotopic evidence for trophic niche partitioning in historical Laurentian Great Lakes
Stephanie N. Schmidt, University of Wisconsin, M. Jake Vander Zanden, University of Wisconsin
11:10 AMLittoral zoobenthic communities: Resource partitioning in a heterogeneous resource environment
Shawn P. Devlin, Wright State University, Yvonne Vadeboncoeur, Wright State University, Katrina June Butkas, University of Wisconsin, M. Jake Vander Zanden, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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