COS 71

Wednesday, August 13, 2014: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Beavis, Sheraton Hotel
8:20 AM
 Responses of vernal pool plant species to annual fluctuations in weather in California’s Central Valley
Mairgareth A. Christman, Institute for Ecohydrology Research; Niall F. McCarten, Institute for Ecohydrology Research
8:40 AM
 Benthic invertebrate response to habitat complexity in South Bay salt ponds
Jessica L. Murphey, San Jose State University; Lynne Trulio, San Jose State University
9:00 AM
 Nitrogen loading in Great Lakes coastal wetlands affects N retention, plant community composition, and non-native invasion success
Kenneth J. Elgersma, University of Northern Iowa; Jason P. Martina, University of Michigan; William S. Currie, University of Michigan; Deborah E. Goldberg, University of Michigan
9:20 AM
 Pulse vs. press disturbance of wetland mesocosms by an emerging contaminant, silver nanoparticles
Benjamin P. Colman, Duke University; Anna Fedders, Duke Universtiy; Curtis Richardson, Duke University; Emily S. Bernhardt, Duke University
9:40 AM
9:50 AM Cancelled
 Decomposition and vegetation survey: A way to assess ecosystem functional performance and structural characteristic of resacas
Jessica Sahu Teli, University of Texas at Brownsville; Alejandro Fierro, University of Texas at Brownsville
10:10 AM
 Spatial variation in trophic position of small mammals between two wetland complexes
Jorista Van Der Merwe, Southern Illinois University - Carbondale; Eric C. Hellgren, University of Florida; Angela M. Jackson, Southern Illinois University
11:10 AM
 Greenhouse gas emissions and carbon sequestration potential in restored freshwater marshes in the Sacramento San-Joaquin Delta, California
Sara Knox, University of California, Berkeley; Cove Sturtevant, University of California, Berkeley; Frank Anderson, U.S. Geological Survey; Jaclyn Hatala, Boston University; Joe Verfaillie, University of California, Berkeley; Dennis Baldocchi, University of California, Berkeley
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