Tuesday, August 5, 2008: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
203 C, Midwest Airlines Center
COS 27 - Modeling I
8:00 AMUsing a large-scale, process-based approach to evaluate impact and manage riparian forests
Alexander K. Fremier, University of Idaho, Evan H. Girvetz, University of California, Davis, Steven E. Greco, University of California, Davis, Eric W. Larsen, University of California, Davis
8:20 AMApplying species-abundance distributions to microbenthic fossil communities to test community health during the rapid global warming of the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum
Amelinda E. Webb, San Diego State University, Lindsey R Leighton, San Diego State University, Stephen A Schellenberg, San Diego State University, Elizabeth A Landau, San Diego State University, Ellen Thomas, Yale University
8:40 AMDynamical patterns and ecological impacts of changing ocean pH in a high-resolution multi-year dataset
J. Timothy Wootton, University of Chicago, Catherine A. Pfister, University of Chicago, James D. Forester, Harvard University
9:00 AMSimulated interactions between spruce budworm and fire: Comparing the past with the future
Brian R. Sturtevant, U.S. Forest Service, Brian R. Miranda, U.S. Forest Service, Douglas J. Shinneman, The Nature Conservancy, Eric J. Gustafson, U.S. Forest Service
9:20 AMModeling potential habitat distribution for freshwater diatom Didymosphenia geminata in the continental United States
Sunil Kumar, Colorado State University, Thomas J. Stohlgren, US Geological Survey, Fort Collins Science Center, Sarah A. Spaulding, Environmental Protection Agency Region 8
9:40 AMBreak
9:50 AMSex, clones, and demography: Reproductive allocation impacts longevity and genetic structure in two intertidal seagrasses
A. Ole Shelton, University of Chicago
10:10 AMModeling stream invertebrates and their habitat using Bayesian belief networks - CANCELLED
Russell Death, Massey University, Rob Buxton, Massey University, Mike Joy, Massey University
10:30 AMComparison of population viability models with 15 years of data from a restored population of the federally threatened pitcher’s thistle
Timothy J. Bell, Chicago State University, Kristin I. Powell, The Morton Arboretum, Marlin L. Bowles, The Morton Arboretum
10:50 AMGroundwater controls on vegetation patterning in wet meadow ecosystems of the Sierra Nevada, CA
Steven P. Loheide II, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Richard S. Deitchman, University of Wisconsin - Madison, David J. Cooper, Colorado State University, Evan C. Wolf, Colorado State University, Christopher T. Hammersmark, University of California –Davis, Jessica D. Lundquist, University of Washington
11:10 AMSensitivity analyses of a subsidized metapopulation model for a harvested shellfish population
Carly A. Strasser, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Hal Caswell, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Michael G. Neubert, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

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