COS 72 - Biodiversity: Effects of Global Change

Wednesday, August 10, 2011: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
6A, Austin Convention Center
1:50 PM
Fragmentation, grazing, and the species-area relationship
Tiffany L. Bogich, Princeton University; Gary M. Barker, Landcare Research; Karin Mahlfeld, 5 Imlay Crescent; Frank Climo, 5 Imlay Crescent; Rhys Green, University of Cambridge; Andrew Balmford, University of Cambridge
2:10 PM
Modeling the impacts of 120,000 years of climate change on global biodiversity hotspots
Matthew C. Fitzpatrick, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
2:50 PM
Pollinator community disassembly across land use gradients
Rachael Winfree, Rutgers University; Claire Kremen, University of California, Berkeley; Jonathan Dushoff, McMaster University; Neal M. Williams, University of California
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
Butterfly richness predicted by temporal patterns of precipitation in California
Kevin J. Badik, University of Nevada, Reno; Arthur Shapiro, University of California, Davis; Melvin M. Bonilla, University of Nevada, Reno; Joshua P. Jahner, University of Nevada, Reno; Matthew Forister, University of Nevada, Reno
3:40 PM
Response diversity as a mechanism for stabilizing pollinator communities and pollination function against land-use change
Daniel P. Cariveau, University of Minnesota; Rachael Winfree, Rutgers University
4:00 PM
Scale-dependent responses of soil invertebrate communities to altered soil moisture regimes across a regional precipitation gradient
Zachary A. Sylvain, Colorado State University; Diana H. Wall, Colorado State University
4:20 PM
Reversal in competitive dominance of a toxic versus nontoxic cyanobacterium in response to rising CO2
Jolanda M. H. Verspagen, Universiteit van Amsterdam; Dedmer B. van de Waal, Universiteit van Amsterdam; Jan F. Finke, Universiteit van Amsterdam; Vasiliki Vournazou, Universiteit van Amsterdam; Anne K. Immers, Universiteit van Amsterdam; W. Edwin A. Kardinaal, Universiteit van Amsterdam; Linda Tonk, Universiteit van Amsterdam; Sven Becker, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW); Petra M. Visser, Universiteit van Amsterdam; Ellen van Donk, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW); Jef Huisman, Universiteit van Amsterdam
4:40 PM
Species loss initiates multifaceted and cascading instability in a natural food web
Ian Donohue, Trinity College Dublin; Nessa E. O'Connor, Queen's University Belfast; Mark C. Emmerson, Queen's University Belfast
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