COS 131

Friday, August 15, 2014: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Regency Blrm A, Hyatt Regency Hotel
8:00 AM Cancelled
 The Shanghai-Yangtze River Delta Urban Agglomeration (SHYRDUA) Data Center – A useful tool for the long-term sustainability research on local and regional scales
Kai Wang, East China Normal University; Wei-Ning Xiang, East China Normal University; Ji Han, East China Normal University; Min Liu, Chinese Academy for Environmental Planning
8:40 AM
 Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON): Mapping species occurrence data with ITIS-enabled search
Annie Simpson, United States Geological Survey (USGS); Elizabeth Sellers, United States Geological Survey (USGS); Elizabeth Martin, United States Geological Survey (USGS)
9:00 AM
 Estimating community change from sporadic data: A novel statistical technique sheds light on continental-scale ecology of the Pleistocene-Holocene transition
Andrew J. Rominger, University of California Berkeley; Leithen K. M'Gonigle, University of California; Sean P. Maher, Missouri State University; Kelly J. Iknayan, University of California; Lucy Chang, University of California Berkeley; Gio Rapacciuolo, UC Berkeley; Patricia Holroyd, University of California Berkeley
9:20 AM
 How the impact factor limits ecology's impacts in Mexico
Mark Neff, Western Washington University
9:40 AM
10:10 AM
 Informatics systems to support large-scale wildlife observation data collection
David Waetjen, University of California; Fraser Shilling, University of California, Davis
10:30 AM
 A snapshot of environmental sensor network use and management in academia
Christine Laney, University of Texas at El Paso; Craig E. Tweedie, University of Texas at El Paso
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