COS 18
Aquatic Ecology II

Tuesday, August 12, 2014: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Beavis, Sheraton Hotel
8:00 AM
 Achnanthidium minutissimum (Bacillariophyta) valve deformities as indicators of metal enrichment in diverse widely-distributed freshwater habitats
Marco Cantonati, Museo delle Scienze — MUSE; Nicola Angeli, Museo delle Scienze — MUSE; Laura K. Virtanen, University of Helsinki; Agata Z. Wojtal, Polish Academy of Sciences; Jacopo Gabrieli, University Ca' Foscari of Venice; Elisa Falasco, University of Turin; Isabel Lavoie, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique; Morin Soizic, Irstea; Aldo Marchetto, CNR Institute of Ecosystem Study; Claude Fortin, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique; Svetlana Smirnova, Komarov Botanical Institute RAS
8:20 AM
 Species resilience on spatial floating mat
Kamalaporn Kanongdate, Mahidol University
8:40 AM Cancelled
 Sink or swim: Steelhead trout performance in an intermittent estuary
Eric R. Huber, University of California, Berkeley
9:00 AM
 Dreissenid-induced changes in the Saginaw Bay phytoplankton community structure since the dreissenid invasion of Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron
Donna R. Kashian, Wayne State University; Julie Dyble, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; Craig Stow, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; Duane C. Gossiaux, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
9:20 AM
 Effects of larval environment on metamorphic phenotype and performance: Disentangling emergent and nonlinear processes
Julie Charbonnier, Virginia Commonwealth University; James R. Vonesh, Virginia Commonwealth University; Ivan Gomez-Mestre, Estación Biológica de Doñana, CSIC
9:40 AM
10:10 AM
 Long-term selection of lakes by beaver: Have we underestimated the value of aquatic plants to beaver persistence and density?
Brenda Gail Bergman, Michigan Technological University; Joseph K. Bump, Michigan Technological University
10:30 AM
 Trophic connections of productive mainstems and unproductive tributaries in river networks by migratory aquatic insects
Hiromi Uno, University of California, Berkeley; M.E. Power, University of California, Berkeley
10:50 AM
 Dynamics in rainbow trout abundance and growth in an intermittently turbid river, Grand Canyon, AZ
Michael D. Yard, U.S. Geological Survey; Josh Korman, Ecometric Research Inc.; Theodore A. Kennedy, U.S. Geological Survey; Charles B. Yackulic, US Geological Survey; Scott P. VanderKooi, U.S. Geological Survey
11:10 AM Cancelled
 Exploring the effects of chemical fragmentation in Central Appalachian streams
Kristofor A. Voss, Duke University; Brian D. Lutz, Kent State University; Emily S. Bernhardt, Duke University
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